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Entry Word: abandon
Function: noun
Text: carefree freedom from constraint <added spices to the stew with complete abandon>
Synonyms abandonment, ease, lightheartedness, naturalness, spontaneity, unrestraint
Related Words ardor, enthusiasm, exuberance, fervor, spirit, warmth, zeal; carelessness, heedlessness, impulsiveness, indiscretion, insouciance, recklessness, thoughtlessness; excess, excessiveness, immoderacy, incontinence, indulgence, intemperance, licentiousness, permissiveness, wantonness, wildness
Near Antonyms embarrassment, reserve, reticence, self-consciousness, uneasiness; inhibition, repression, self-restraint, suppression; carefulness, discreetness, discretion, heedfulness; discipline, self-control, self-discipline, willpower
Antonyms constraint, restraint