leave

What are the hypernyms for leave?

Hypernyms for leave

going away permission leaving time off departure going lose present reach produce afford move tell pass on bring about make refrain give pass turn over give rise get forbear gift hand change yield have

Definitions for leave

  • noun - the act of departing politely; "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"
  • verb - 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"
  • verb - be survived by after one's death; "He left six children"; "At her death
  • verb - leave behind unintentionally; "I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant"; "I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors"
  • verb - go and leave behind
  • verb - go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
  • verb - move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
  • verb - leave or give by will after one's death; "My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry"; "My grandfather left me his entire estate"
  • verb - transmit (knowledge or skills); "give a secret to the Russians"; "leave your name and address here"; "impart a new skill to the students"
  • verb - put into the care or protection of someone; "He left the decision to his deputy"; "leave your child the nurse's care"
  • verb - 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
  • verb - have as a result or residue; "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
  • verb - 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"
  • verb - act or be so as to become in a specified state; "The inflation left them penniless"; "The president's remarks left us speechless"
  • verb - have left or have as a remainder; "That left the four of us"; "19 minus 8 leaves 11"
  • noun - permission to do something; "she was granted leave to speak"
  • noun - the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty; "a ten day's leave to visit his mother"
  • Pronounciation of leave

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    Synonyms for leave

    parting farewell leave of absence leave-taking go forth get out give pull up stakes allow leave alone go away bequeath pass on result provide leave behind exit will entrust lead forget go out impart depart allow for

    Antonyms for leave

    arrive

    Holonyms for leave

    No holonyms found for leave.

    Hyponyms for leave

    pass shore leave compassionate leave liberty valediction sabbatical sick leave furlough sabbatical leave terminal leave widow desolate take leave walk away decamp buzz off run off beetle off linger set forth pull out scat lam head for the hills break away sneak off go hop out eject devise entail resign jilt desert quit hightail skip fuck off run out ride off part set off get out run run away take to the woods slip away sneak out go away get off undock pass on convey drop out abandon go out pop off walk out vamoose get bolt ride away start set out rush off scarper hightail it escape steal away vacate pop out fall out log out remember leave office lead let forsake depart walk off come away scram bugger off bolt out tarry start out take off rush away turn tail bunk fly the coop sneak away empty file out step out log off fee-tail step down

    Meronyms for leave

    No meronyms found for leave.

    Sounds like leave

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