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self-abandoned

adjective
1.
lacking self-control; giving in to one's impulses.
Related forms
self-abandonment, noun
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  • How I wished that he was self-abandoned and even weak, so that he should have need of me, of my caress, of my tears!

  • The village itself was not far off, and sufficiently illustrated the condition of its unfortunate and self-abandoned occupants.

    The Oregon Trail Francis Parkman, Jr.

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