As verbs the difference between eliminate and abandoned
is that eliminate
to completely destroy (something) so that it no longer exists
As an adjective abandoned is
self-abandoned, or given up to vice; immoral; extremely wicked, or sinning without restraint; irreclaimably wicked; as, an abandoned
To completely destroy (something) so that it no longer exists.
(slang) To kill (a person or animal).
(physiology) To excrete (waste products).
To exclude (from investigation or from further competition).
- Bill was eliminated as a suspect when the police interviewed witnesses.
(accounting) To record amounts in a to remove the effects of inter-company transactions.
- John was eliminated as a contestant when it was found he had gained, rather than lost, weight.
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* See also
* give the chop to
* give the boot to
* give the sack to
* give the walking papers to
* vote off
Self-abandoned, or given up to vice; immoral; extremely wicked, or sinning without restraint; irreclaimably wicked; as, an abandoned villain.
No longer maintained by its former owners, residents
* (rfdate), Thomson:
Free from constraint; uninhibited.
* 1919 , :
(geology) No longer being acted upon by the geologic forces that formed it.
- Everything was dirty and shabby. There was no sign of the abandoned luxury that Colonel MacAndrew had so confidently described.