Abandonment (परित्याग)

Word of the week - AbandonmentPronunciation:-  अबेन्डन्मेंट
Hindi Meaning:- परित्याग, परित्यजन, आत्मसमर्पण, अधिकार त्याग  
English Meaning:- To withdraw one's support or help from, forsaking, desertion.
The voluntary surrender of property (or a right to property) without attempting to reclaim it or give it away
1. Their childhood abandonment by their mother.
2. The government abandonment of its new economic policy.

Sensible and appropriate; possible to achieve
1. Withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility; "his abandonment of his wife and children left them penniless"
2. The woman was found guilty of abandonment, because she left her children unattended.

Representing things as they are in real life
1. The pervading fear of the borderline personality is abandonment.
2. Shopping Cart Abandonment.

Synonyms:-    leaving behind, rejection, neglect, carelessness, recklessness, wantonness, wildness, dereliction, desertion

Antonyms:- restraint, self-restraint, pursue, chase, prosecute, undertake

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