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leave (n):
the act of departing politely
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he disliked long farewells.
he took his leave.
parting is such sweet sorrow

Related Words: parting
leave (n):
permission to do something
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she was granted leave to speak
leave (n):
the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty
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a ten day's leave to visit his mother
leave (v):
leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking
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leave it as is.
leave the young fawn alone.
leave the flowers that you see in the park behind
leave (v):
be survived by after one's death
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He left six children.
At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats
leave (v):
leave behind unintentionally
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I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant.
I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors
leave (v):
go and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness
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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
leave (v):
go away from a place
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At what time does your train leave?
She didn't leave until midnight.
The ship leaves at midnight
leave (v):
move out of or depart from
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leave the room.
the fugitive has left the country

Related Words: exit
leave (v):
leave or give by will after one's death
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My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry.
My grandfather left me his entire estate

Related Words: bequeathwill
leave (v):
transmit (knowledge or skills)
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give a secret to the Russians.
leave your name and address here.
impart a new skill to the students

Related Words: giveimpart
leave (v):
remove oneself from an association with or participation in
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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
leave (v):
put into the care or protection of someone
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He left the decision to his deputy.
leave your child the nurse's care
leave (v):
have as a result or residue
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The water left a mark on the silk dress.
Her blood left a stain on the napkin

Related Word: result
leave (v):
act or be so as to become in a specified state
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The inflation left them penniless.
The president's remarks left us speechless
leave (v):
have left or have as a remainder
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That left the four of us.
19 minus 8 leaves 11
leave (v):
make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain
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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
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Flattery brings friends, truth enemies

doğruyu söyleyeni dokuz köyden kovarlar.
People like to hear good things said about them although they may not be the truth


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