The act of forsaking
A giving up of a possession, claim, or right
A complete surrender of inhibitions
How long until he kicked her out of the apartment, the final act of abandonment after disrupting everything in her life?
Nine days after the abandonment of Moscow, a messenger from Kutuzov reached Petersburg with the official announcement of that event.
The abandonment of the old site and the erection of the new town probably date from the earthquake of 1273.
The abandonment of Moscow.
I expect the Minister (Barclay de Tolly) has already reported the abandonment of Smolensk to the enemy.