Example sentences for: abandonment

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

  • What happens then is an enchanting blend of old and new, as Finn is summoned to the manse of Nora Dinsmoor (Anne Bancroft), a filthy-rich ex-socialite driven mad by her abandonment, decades earlier, by a wayward fiance.

  • All three papers front the abandonment of space station Mir, after 13 years in orbit.

  • Perhaps when the unworkable but stylishly nostalgic Star Wars anti-missile system is deployed, a part of President Clinton's request for the biggest increase in the military spending in decades, Clarke will lose his fear of abandonment.

  • His most recent novel, Intimacy , is a nakedly autobiographical exploration of a man's thoughts on the eve of his abandonment of his wife and two small sons for a younger woman.

  • The NYT and USAT report inside that a man and his wife were arrested Monday on child abandonment charges after they left their severely disabled son in a Delaware hospital ER with a note saying they could no longer afford to care for him.


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