Abandonment synonyms

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The intentional and indefensible abandonment of a responsibility, such as to military service or to a spouse.
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The act of a person or branch of government renouncing or abandoning an office, trust, sovereignty, privileges, or duties to which he or she is entitled, holds, or possesses by law.
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Relinquishment of an office or function.
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The transfer of a title or deed to another, without warranty as to the extent of ownership on the part of the seller.
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The act of relinquishing something.
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Abandonment of a right, whether open or tacit, without transferring it to someone else; in criminal law, the total voluntary abandonment of a criminal activity before it is committed with the purpose of foiling that activity.
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An oral or written statement that one is resigning a position or office:
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An act of surrendering, submission into the possession of another; abandonment, resignation.
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A voluntary relinquishing of a right or privilege. Although a waiver may result from an explicit surrender or by circumstances, courts frown on accepting waivers of constitutional rights. The party waiving a right must have knowledge of that right and the informed intention of surrendering it.
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A yielding to natural impulses or inhibitions; freedom from artificial constraint, with loss of appreciation of consequences. [Early 19th century.]
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The quality or state of being incontinent.
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Lack of restraint; the quality of being unrestrained.
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(Countable, dated) A particular wanton act.
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The quality of being wild or untamed
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(Historical) The main tower of a castle or fortress, located within the castle walls. (According to keep, the word comes "from the Middle English term kype, meaning basket or cask, and was a term applied to the shell keep at Guînes, said to resemble a barrel".)
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Control of the expression of one's feelings; constraint:
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The act of defecting from one's country
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the act of giving something up
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Find another word for abandonment. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for abandonment, like: desertion, abdication, demission, quitclaim, relinquishment, renunciation, resignation, surrender, waiver, abandon and incontinence.