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English definition of “leave sth in your wake”

leave sth in your wake

to go somewhere new, leaving problems, confusion, etc. behind you, that you have caused: The soldiers rampaged through the town centre, leaving chaos in their wake.
(Definition of leave sth in your wake from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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