Example sentences for: abandoning

How can you use “abandoning” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Everybody fronts (with accompanying photos) Elizabeth Dole's announcment yesterday that she was abandoning her presidential campaign.

  • One also wonders whether, if Woolf were alive today, she would join the hordes of writers abandoning fiction for the memoir.

  • Reviewers praise Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar for abandoning his campy proclivities to make a film noir with social bite.

  • § 1101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(a) (1994) (an alien "having residence in a foreign country which he has no intention of abandoning who is coming temporarily to the United States to perform agricultural labor or services . . . of a temporary or seasonal nature").

  • The USAT lead goes high with the U.N.'s decision, driven by a fear of abandoning East Timor to murdering militias, to buy some time by delaying until Friday the planned evacuation of its remaining personnel from East Timor.

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