Abandon and Show


Show Definitions
Abandon verb – To give (oneself) over to something especially unrestrainedly.
Show is an antonym for abandon.
Nearby Words: abandoned, abandonment, abandoning
Antonyms for Abandon


Show Definitions
Show verb – To present so as to invite notice or attention.
Abandon is an antonym for show in topics: grant, accompany, actively exhibit something, passively exhibit something.
Nearby Words: showy, showed, showing, showcase, shown
Antonyms for Show
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How words are described

complete complete abandon complete show
great great abandon great show
dark dark abandon dark show
new new abandon new show

Common collocations

character abandon character show character
power abandon power show power
life abandon life show life
work abandon work show work
Other nouns: body, interest, name, world, everyone.

Both words in one sentence

  • Straw Character This motivated the show's writers to abandon their plans to make Alex the show's Jerk Ass, turning him into a Jerk with a Heart of Gold.
  • Lovecraft Lite While monsters get splattered with reckless abandon, for the most part the show is a Romantic Comedy parody.
  • Writing Around Trademarks Since they couldn't entirely abandon a name that was already so heavily promoted, the band named themselves after their season of the show and became Rock Star Supernova.
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Show and Abandon. (2016). Retrieved 2021, June 17, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/abandon/show
Abandon & Show. N.p., 2016. Web. 17 Jun. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/abandon/show>.
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