Definition of "abandonments" [abandonments]
- (noun) Plural form of abandonment.
Use "abandonments" in a sentence
- "Officials have called the abandonments a misuse of a new law that was mainly intended to prevent so-called Dumpster babies - the abandonment of newborns by young, terrified mothers - but instead has been used to hand off out-of-control teenagers or, in the case of the father of 10, to escape financial and personal despair."
- "The Japanese seem to have it all where large-scale abandonments are concerned."
- "Institutional abandonments such as hospitals and asylums are particularly vulnerable to this cheap sort of exploitation."