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English definition of “leave”

leave

verb [T] (NOT USE ALL)    /liːv/ (left, left)
A2 to not eat or use all of something: They'd eaten all the cake , but they'd left some sandwiches . Are there any cookies left? There's some food left over from the party . Make sure you leave enough hot water for the rest of us.
(Definition of leave verb (NOT USE ALL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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