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English definition of “leave”

leave

verb [I or T] (GO AWAY)    /liːv/ (left, left)
A1 to go away from someone or something, for a short time or permanently: I'll be leaving at five o'clock tomorrow. He left the house by the back door. She left the group of people she was with and came over to speak to us. The bus leaves in five minutes.Departing
(Definition of leave verb (GO AWAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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