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leave1

leave1

 
 
pronunciation:
liv
phrases:
leave off, leave out
part of speech: verb
inflections: leaves, leaving, left
definition 1: to go away from a place.
Their plane left Los Angeles at noon.
antonyms:
approach, enter
similar words:
evacuate
definition 2: to let something stay in some place, by accident or on purpose.
Oh, no! I left my keys in the car!I decided to leave my jacket at home.
synonyms:
keep
definition 3: to let something stay in the same condition that it was before.
Please leave the door open when you go out.
similar words:
let
definition 4: to go away.
What time are you leaving tomorrow?
synonyms:
depart, go
antonyms:
come, enter, return, stay
similar words:
exit, split
phrase: leave off
phrase: leave out