How to Pronounce abandon?

Correct pronunciation for the word "abandon" is [ɐbˈandən], [ɐbˈandən], [ɐ_b_ˈa_n_d_ə_n].

"Abandon" in context

Abandonment is the process of ceasing to care for, protect, or SUPPORT an individual or thing. It is a very common and heartbreaking feeling when someone leaves without any explanation or without any intent of coming back. It's the coming to terms with the realization that the person who was once close to you is no longer there. It is often associated with negative emotions, such as sorrow, guilt, and despair. It can lead to depression and decreased levels of self-esteem and confidence.

Abandonment can have a direct and severe impact on an individual's life.

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Usage over time for abandon:

This graph shows how "abandon" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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