Translation of "abandon" - English-Portuguese dictionary

abandon

verb uk /əˈbæn·dən/ us /əˈbæn·dən/

to leave someone or something somewhere

abandonar, desertar, deixar
Dad had to abandon the car by the side of the road.

to stop doing something before it is finished

desistir de, renunciar a
We abandoned the picnic when it started to rain.

(Translation of “abandon” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)