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leave

verb [T] (WAIT)
等待
 
 
/liːv/ (left)
If you leave (doing) something, you wait before you do it
等一段时间再做
I'll leave these letters till Monday (= write them on Monday).
这些信我周一再写。
Don't leave it too late (= Don't wait too long to do it).
别拖得太久了。
[+ -ing verb] They left booking their holiday till/to the last minute.
他们拖到最后才去预订度假旅游。
WaitingStaying and remaining
(Definition of leave verb (WAIT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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