Orphaned - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɔːrfənd|  American pronunciation of the word orphaned
Brit.  |ˈɔːfənd|  British pronunciation of the word orphaned
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto orphan
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto orphan

adjective

- deprived of parents by death or desertion

Examples

They established a foundation to help orphaned children.

The book follows the plight of an orphaned Irish girl who marries into New York society.

She was orphaned when her parents died in a plane crash.

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