abandoned

What is the difference between abandoned and abandon?

abandoned | abandon | Derived terms |

Abandoned is a derived term of abandon.


As verbs the difference between abandoned and abandon

is that abandoned is (abandon) while abandon is {{context|transitive|obsolete|lang=en}} to subdue; to take control of {{defdate|attested from around (1350 to 1470) until the mid 16th century}}.

As a adjective abandoned

is self-abandoned, or given up to vice; immoral; extremely wicked, or sinning without restraint; irreclaimably wicked ; as, an abandoned villain {{defdate|first attested from 1350 to 1470}}{{reference-book | last =| first = | authorlink = | coauthors = | editor =brown, lesley | others = | title = the shorter oxford english dictionary | origdate = | origyear = 1933| origmonth = | url = | format = | accessdate = | accessyear = | accessmonth = | edition = 5th | date = | year =2003| month = | publisher =oxford university press | location =oxford, uk | language = | id = | doi = | isbn =978-0-19-860575-7 | lccn = | ol = | pages =2| chapter = | chapterurl = | quote =}}.

As a noun abandon is

a yielding to natural impulses or inhibitions; freedom from artificial constraint, with loss of appreciation of consequences {{defdate|early 19th century}}{{reference-book | last = dobbie | first = elliott k | coauthors = dunmore, c william, et al | editor = barnhart, robert k| title = chambers dictionary of etymology | origyear = 1998 | year = 2004 | publisher = chambers harrap publishers ltd | location = edinburgh, scotland | isbn =0550142304 | pages = 2}}.

As a adverb abandon is

{{context|obsolete|not comparable|lang=en}} freely; entirely.

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