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Spanish translation of “leave”


verb /liːv/ (past tense, past participle left /left/)
to go away or depart from, often without intending to return He left the room for a moment They left at about six o’clock I have left that job. to go without taking She left her gloves in the car He left his children behind when he went to France. to allow to remain in a particular state or condition She left the job half-finished. to let (a person or a thing) do something without being helped or attended to I’ll leave the meat to cook for a while. to allow to remain for someone to do, make etc Leave that job to the experts! to make a gift of in one’s will She left all her property to her son. leave alone not to disturb, upset or tease
dejar a alguien en paz
Why can’t you leave your little brother alone?
leave out phrasal verb not to include or put in You’ve left out a word in that sentence. left over not used; extra
de más, de sobra
When everyone took a partner for the dance, there was one person left over We shared out the left-over food.
(Definition of leave from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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