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Synonyms for abandon



abandon yourself to something


  • 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


give up with the intent of never claiming again

leave behind empty


stop maintaining or insisting on

leave someone who needs or counts on you

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Case law has established that in order for an abandonment to occur, there must be both an intent to abandon the property(19) and an affirmative act of
The withdrawal of the request to abandon the refinanced properties also linked the abandonment to the foreclosure.
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After purchase uncertainty, usability issues rounded out the top three reasons why users abandon a purchase or account registration, includingslow loading times (36%) anddifficulty with navigating the checkout process (31%).
RECKLESS ABANDON, who capped an unbeaten two-year-old season with victory in the Middle Park Stakes last year, has been retired and will stand at Kildangan Stud in County Kildare next year.
They need to act and cannot abandon a building and they are also required to pay in case of demolition," he said.
David Millard, RSPCA north regional superintendent, said: "It is an offence to abandon any animal.
In reality, many common liquidated damages clauses are invalid when applied to contractors who fail to complete or abandon a project.
Measures include powers to tackle abandoned vehicles by making it an offence to abandon a motor vehicle and giving local authorities the power to issue fixed penalty notices of pounds 200 to offenders.
The hearer receives the warning that when the people abandon the house of the Lord, the Lord can choose to abandon the people.
The couple used to work plots of land owned by others, but because of the long illness they contracted they have had to abandon this work in the fields and live on public charity.
253 (1960) (passenger in taxi dropped package to floorboard while riding, and did not thereby abandon it); United States v.
LiveVox continues to deliver ways to maximize Right-Party Contacts, achieve 60% talk time or better, and reduce abandon calls so our clients can focus their energy on collections.
It also requires building owners to tell Worcester's Department of Inspectional Services of the intention to vacate or abandon property and how long it's expected to remain vacant.