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English definition of “be left over”

be left over

phrasal verb with leave
 
 
/liːv/ verb (past tense and past participle left /left/)
If an amount of money or food is left over, it remains when the rest has been used or eaten: There was a lot of food left over from the party.Too much and unnecessary
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