toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

abort
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
terminate (stop) before completion
  • The little group of defenders shoved them back, sinking two destroyers and damaging nine other ships, shooting down two bombers, and forcing the Japanese to abort, their first loss of the war.
    p. 52.9
  • He aborted the drop and circled again.
    p. 313.9

There are no more uses of "abort" in Unbroken by Hillenbrand.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®