Translation of "leave" - English-Catalan dictionary

leave

verb uk /liːv/ (present participle leaving, past tense and past participle left)

A1 to go away from a place

sortir (de), anar-se’n (de)
I leave work at five o’clock.
They left for Paris last night.
She left school at 16.

A2 to not take something with you when you go away from a place

deixar
I left my jacket in the car.
She left a letter for me in the kitchen.

A2 to not use all of something

deixar
They drank all the juice but they left some food.

A2 to put something in a place where it will stay

deixar
You can leave your bags at the station.

A2 to put something somewhere for another person to have later

deixar
I left some sandwiches for them.

B1 to end a relationship with a husband, wife, or partner and stop living with him or her

deixar
I’ll never leave you.
She left him for a younger man.

to give something to someone after you die

deixar
His aunt left him a lot of money.
He left the house to Julia.
leave someone alone

to stop speaking to someone

deixar algú en pau
Leave me alone! I’m trying to work.
leave something open, on, off, etc.

to make something stay open, on, off, etc.

deixar ac oberta, encesa, apagada, etc.
Who left the window open?

(Translation of “leave verb” from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)