abandon lietuviškai

Play abandon tarimas /əˈband(ə)n/

Paaiškinimas anglų kalba

  • give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat "In the second round, the challenger gave up"
  • formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion" "She abjured her beliefs"
  • stop maintaining or insisting on; of ideas or claims "He abandoned the thought of asking for her hand in marriage" "Both sides have to give up some claims in these negotiations"
  • leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch "The mother deserted her children"
  • leave behind empty; move out of "You must vacate your office by tonight"
  • give up with the intent of never claiming again "Abandon your life to God" "She gave up her children to her ex-husband when she moved to Tahiti" "We gave the drowning victim up for dead"
  • forsake, leave behind "We abandoned the old car in the empty parking lot"
  • desert (a cause, a country or an army), often in order to join the opposing cause, country, or army "If soldiers deserted Hitler's army, they were shot"
  • accept as inevitable "He resigned himself to his fate"
  • the trait of lacking restraint or control; reckless freedom from inhibition or worry "she danced with abandon"
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