Antonyms for abandonment

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term abandonment

Princeton's WordNet

  1. abandonment, forsaking, desertion(noun)

    the act of giving something up

    Synonyms:
    defection, forsaking, abandonment, giving up, desertion

  2. desertion, abandonment, defection(noun)

    withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility

    "his abandonment of his wife and children left them penniless"

    Synonyms:
    renunciation, defection, forsaking, abandonment, apostasy, desertion

  3. abandonment(noun)

    the voluntary surrender of property (or a right to property) without attempting to reclaim it or give it away

    Synonyms:
    defection, forsaking, desertion

Wiktionary

  1. abandonment(noun)

    Careless freedom or ease; abandon.

    Synonyms:
    nonchalance

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. abandonment

    Antonyms:
    apology, bulwark, defense, fortress, guard, justification, protection, rampart, resistance, safeguard, shelter, shield, vindication

    Synonyms:
    betrayal, capitulation, desertion, flight, surrender

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