Thesaurus > Related Words: desertion

  Words related to desertion

Related / Similar Words: abandonment, defection, forsaking

 

Definition:
  • withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility; "his abandonment of his wife and children left them penniless";
  • the act of giving something up;

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    Hyponyms: abscondment, decampment, absence without leave, unauthorized absence, deviationism, exposure, apostasy, tergiversation, bolt

     

    Derivational Morphology: defect, desert, abandon, forsake, desolate, give up

     

    Anagrams: disorient

     

     
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