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  1. abandoningnoun

    An act in which something or someone is abandoned; abandonment, neglect

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Abandoninga verbal noun

    Desertion, forsaking.

    Etymology: from abandon.

    He hoped his past meritorious actions might outweigh his present, abandoning the thought of future action. Edward Hyde, b. viii.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abandoning

    of Abandon

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abandoning in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abandoning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of abandoning in a Sentence

  1. Mark Esper:

    We are not abandoning our Kurdish partner forces and Defense Secretary Mark Esper troops remain with them in other parts of Syria, we remain in close coordination with Syrian Democratic Forces who helped us destroy the physical caliphate of ISIS, but I will not place American service members in the middle of a longstanding conflict between the Turks and the Kurds, this is not why we are in Syria.

  2. Sanjiv Shah:

    The decision by OPEC-members to keep oil production output at record high levels ... suggested that the organization was effectively abandoning its long-term strategy of limiting production and acting as a cartel, leading to more downward pressures on oil prices in the short term.

  3. Bill Gross:

    It is demand that must be increased - yes, China must move more quickly to a consumer-based economy but the developed world must play its part by abandoning its destructive emphasis on fiscal austerity, and begin to replace its rapidly decaying infrastructure that has been delayed for decades.

  4. Max Miller:

    The Ohio GOP has rightly voted to holdAnthonyGonzalezaccountable for abandoning Donald Trump constituents, Donald Trump promises and the Ohio Republican Party, regardless if Donald Trump resigns or not we are going to continue spreading our strong, pro-Trump, America First message to every corner of this district.

  5. David Gushee:

    All across Christianity, we see the dominoes falling of abandoning the historic stigma and rejection of gay people and gay relationships.

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  • التخلي عنArabic
  • వదిలిపెట్టిTelugu

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