Meaning of “leave sb/sth out” in the English Dictionary

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"leave sb/sth out" in British English

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leave sb/sth out

phrasal verb with leave uk /liːv/ us /liːv/ verb left, left

B2 to not include someone or something:

You can leave the butter out of this recipe if you're on a low-fat diet.
I've made a list of names - I hope I haven't left anyone out.
None of the other children play with her, and I think she feels left out (= feels that no one wants to be her friend).

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(Definition of “leave sb/sth out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"leave sb/sth out" in Business English

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leave sb/sth out

phrasal verb with leave us uk /liːv/ verb past tense and past participle left /left/

to not include someone or something:

I've made a list of names - I hope I haven't left anyone out.

(Definition of “leave sb/sth out” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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