[ adjective ] no longer inhabited
"weed-grown yard of an abandoned farmhouse"
Used in print(The Dallas Morning News,...)
Committee approval of Gov._Price_Daniel 's `` abandoned property '' act seemed certain Thursday despite the adamant protests of Texas bankers .
[ adjective ] left desolate or empty
"an abandoned child" "their deserted wives and children" "an abandoned shack" "deserted villages"
Used in print(Musical America, LXXXI:5...)
Stravinsky , nearing the age of eighty , is like a lost and frantic bird , flitting from one abandoned nest to another , searching for a home .
[ adjective ] free from constraint
"an abandoned sadness born of grief"- Liam O'Flaherty