abandonner qn à son sort translation | French-English dictionary

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exp.
to leave sb to their fate
exp.
to abandon sb to their fate
exp.
to give sth up to sb
exp.
to call sb to one's assistance
exp.
to bemoan one's lot
v.
learn one's fate ; know what will be decided ; know about the outcome
v.
wallow in self-pity
exp.
to feel sorry for o.s.
exp.
to wait to learn one's fate
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abandonner

  
      vt  
     (laisser seul)   
  [+époux, enfant]  
to abandon, to desert  
  [+animal domestique]  
to abandon  
Avant les vacances, beaucoup de chiens sont abandonnés par leurs maîtres.      Before the holidays, a lot of dogs are abandoned by their owners.  
abandonner qn à son sort      to abandon sb to their fate, to leave sb to their fate  
   (=quitter)  
  [+maison, patrie]  
to leave, to leave behind  
Ils ont dû abandonner tous leurs biens.      They had to leave all their possessions behind.  
     (ne pas poursuivre)   
  [+activité]  
to give up  
  [+projet]  
to abandon  
J'ai décidé d'abandonner la natation.      I've decided to give up swimming.  
     [+fonctions]   to give up  
abandonner son poste      [officier, soldat]   to desert one's post  
     (SPORT)  
  [+course, match]  
to retire from
   (=céder)  
  [+avantages, positions]  
to surrender, to relinquish  
abandonner qch à qn      to give sth up to sb  
      vi     (par découragement)    to give up  
Ah non, là j'abandonne!      Oh no, I give up!  


abandonner (s')  
      vpr/vi  
   (=se laisser aller)   to let o.s. go  
s'abandonner à        [+paresse, plaisirs]   to give o.s. up to  
   (=se confier)   to open up
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"abandonner qn à son sort": examples and translations in context
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Son sort devient très incertain et ses horizons semblent particulièrement assombris. Its future has become rather uncertain and its outlook seems to be particularly bleak.
Elle connaîtra son sort au printemps. She will learn her fate in the spring.
Elle ne s'apitoie pas sur son sort. She doesn't feel sorry for herself or anything, she just wants to be normal.
Mais notre objectif est plus important que son sort. And I know, but our goal is more important that his fate.
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