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Noun
A child without parents
“Isabel Thwaites was an orphan and had been placed under the guardianship of the Abbess of a nunnery at Appleton, near York.”
Adjective
Deprived of, or not having, parents
“This is my story about my life, as an orphan boy, growing up in an orphanage.”
Verb
To abandon or leave alone
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“It had been his intent, when he'd set the plan into motion, to orphan the child.”
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