abandon

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Synonyms for abandon

evacuate

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abandon yourself to something

Synonyms

  • indulge in
  • give way to
  • yield to
  • wallow in
  • give free rein to
  • lose yourself in
  • give yourself up to

Synonyms for abandon

to give up or leave without intending to return or claim again

to let (something) go

to yield (oneself) unrestrainedly, as to a particular impulse

a complete surrender of inhibitions

a careless, often reckless disregard for consequences

Synonyms for abandon

the trait of lacking restraint or control

a feeling of extreme emotional intensity

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give up with the intent of never claiming again

leave behind empty

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stop maintaining or insisting on

leave someone who needs or counts on you

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Francesco Schettino, who faces charges of multiple manslaughter and abandoning ship, arrived at his home around 2:00 am (0100 GMT), accompanied by police and carabinieri, as the toll in the disaster rose to 11 with another 20 people missing.
The other is Captain Francesco Schettino -- whom newspapers have branded a coward for fleeing in the face of adversity and who is now under house arrest, accused of multiple manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship.
At the centre of the investigation into the disaster is the captain, Francesco Schettino, who is being investigated by prosecutors for possible manslaughter, abandoning ship and causing a shipwreck.
Francesco Schettino is being investigated by prosecutors for possible manslaughter and abandoning ship.
Abandoning ship as hastily as was done in this case doesn't follow the fine past traditions of lighter-than-air men.
Captain Francesco Schettino is on trial in Grosseto, Tuscany, accused of multiple manslaughter and abandoning ship.
Schettino is on trial and could face up to 20 years in prison, if convicted, for manslaughter, abandoning ship and causing the disaster, which left 32 people dead.
Schettino is on trial over the disaster on charges of manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship.
The sole defendant, Francesco Schettino, his eyes shaded by sunglasses, slipped in through a back door and made no comment to reporters as he arrived for his trial on charges of manslaughter, abandoning ship and causing the wreck, near which people were bathing on the island of Giglio yesterday.
95) The story of the loss of the ship Criccieth Castle, off Cape Horn during the return voyage to Wales from Chile in 1912, and the eight-day heroic struggle of Captain Robert Thomas, his family and crew to reach land after abandoning ship.