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ABEND (plural ABENDs)

  1. Alternative spelling of abend


ABEND (not comparable)

  1. Acronym of absent by enforced net deprivation.
    • 1994 January 5, Lydia M. Uribe, “Paul Saunders could use some cheering up....”, in alt.pub.coffeehouse.amethyst[1] (Usenet):
      Folks, I just heard from Paul Saunders, another of our patrons who is ABEND at the moment.
    • 1998 May 37, "barbara trumpinski" (username), "kitten is ABEND", in alt.med.fibromyalgia, Usenet:
      ABEND when translated means i had a VERY crappy 5 day weekend and now i am WAY behind at work and i won't be around for awhile[sic] till i catch up.
    • 1999 February 17, Dr. Charlie, “Re: Dr.L is a fraud and her callers are fools!!”, in alt.radio.talk.dr-laura[2] (Usenet):
      Unfortunately she is ABEND. Some of us Jackals have been taking turns filling in during her absence.