Translation of "abandon" - English-German dictionary

abandon

verb /əˈbӕndən/

to leave, not intending to return to

zurücklassen
They abandoned the stolen car.

to give (oneself) completely to

sich hingeben
He abandoned himself to despair.
abandoned adjective

having been left without any intention of returning to or reclaiming

verlassen
The police found the abandoned vehicle.

shameless

hemmungslos
an abandoned young woman.
abandonment noun

die Aufgabe
Lack of money led to the abandonment of this plan.

(Translation of “abandon” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)