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English definition of “leave sb to their own devices”

leave sb to their own devices

C2 to allow someone to make their own decisions about what to do: He seemed to be a responsible person, so I left him to his own devices.Freedom to actOpportunity
(Definition of leave sb to their own devices from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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