leave verb (REMAIN) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "leave" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb (REMAIN)
/liːv/ (left)
If something leaves something else, a part or effect of it stays after it has gone or been used
His shoes left muddy marks on the floor.
There's some food left over from the party.
[+ two objects] If I give you £10 that won't leave me enough cash to pay the bill.
[+ obj + adj ] Far from improving things the new law has left many people worse off (= they are now in a worse situation) than before.
Affecting and influencing
[T] If you leave something in a particular condition you do not touch it, move it or act to change it in any way, so that it stays in the same condition
Leave that chair where it is.
He left most of his dinner (= did not eat much of it).
[+ obj + adj ] The family were left (= became and continued to be) homeless.
I'll have to go back - I think I've left the iron on.
You can leave the window open.
Leave your sister alone (= Stop annoying her).
Keeping and staying the sameNot able to be changed
[T + obj + -ing verb ] If you leave something or someone doing something, when you go away they are still doing it
I left the children watching television.
He left the engine running.
(Definition of leave verb (REMAIN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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