Hyphenation of leave

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Definitions of leave:

The period of time during which you are absent from work or duty
A ten day's leave to visit his mother
Permission to do something
She was granted leave to speak
The act of departing politely
He disliked long farewells He took his leave Parting is such sweet sorrow
Go away from a place
At what time does your train leave? She didn't leave until midnight The ship leaves at midnight
Go and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness
She left a mess when she moved out His good luck finally left him Her husband left her after 20 years of marriage She wept thinking she had been left behind
Act or be so as to become in a specified state
The inflation left them penniless The president's remarks left us speechless
Leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking
Leave it as is Leave the young fawn alone Leave the flowers that you see in the park behind
Move out of or depart from
Leave the room The fugitive has left the country
Make a possibility or provide opportunity for
Permit to be attainable or cause to remain This leaves no room for improvement The evidence allows only one conclusion Allow for mistakes Leave lots of time for the trip This procedure provides for lots of leeway
Have as a result or residue
The water left a mark on the silk dress Her blood left a stain on the napkin
Remove oneself from an association with or participation in
She wants to leave The teenager left home She left her position with the Red Cross He left the Senate after two terms After 20 years with the same company
She pulled up stakes
Put into the care or protection of someone
He left the decision to his deputy Leave your child the nurse's care
Leave or give by will after one's death
My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry My grandfather left me his entire estate
Have left or have as a remainder
That left the four of us 19 minus 8 leaves 11
Be survived by after one's death
He left six children At her death
She left behind her husband and 11 cats
Transmit (knowledge or skills)
Give a secret to the Russians Leave your name and address here Impart a new skill to the students
Leave behind unintentionally
I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors

Synonyms of leave:

nounleave of absence, time off
noun permission
noun farewell, leave-taking, parting, departure, going, going away, leaving
verbgo forth, go away
verb make, get
verbleave alone, leave behind, refrain, forbear
verb exit, go out, get out, move
verballow for, allow, provide, yield, give, afford
verb result, lead, bring about
verb depart, pull up stakes, change
verb entrust, pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give
verb bequeath, will, give, gift, present
verb have
verbleave behind
verb impart, give, pass on, tell
verb forget, lose

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