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abandoned

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of abandoned

  1. 1 left unoccupied or unused <she consciously avoided walking past the abandoned house, with its broken windows and sagging porch> Synonyms derelict, deserted, desolate, disused, forgotten, forsaken, rejected, vacant, vacated, void Related Words ignored, neglected, unattended, untended; castaway, cast-off, discarded, jettisoned, junked, refuse, waste; godforsaken, miserable, shabby, wretched; empty, idle Near Antonyms reclaimed, recovered, redeemed, rescued, retrieved, salvaged, saved; reconditioned, rehabbed, rehabilitated, restored; repeopled

  2. 2 showing no signs of being under control <wild, abandoned dancing that shocked the staid chaperones at the debutante ball> Synonyms rampant, intemperate, raw, runaway, unbounded, unbridled, unchecked, uncontrolled, unhampered, unhindered, unrestrainedRelated Words uncontrollable, ungovernable; barbaric, hog wild, riotous, uninhibited, wildNear Antonyms moderate, temperedAntonyms bridled, checked, constrained, controlled, curbed, governed, hampered, hindered, restrained, temperate





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