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Leave

Pronunciation of Leave
/lˈiːv/, /lˈiːv/, /l_ˈiː_v/

Antonyms for leave:

remain, arrive, come in, veto, abide, come, begin, prohibition, cherish.

Synonyms for leave:

Sense 3

decide, break out, go off, counterpoint, retreat, attrition, devise, pack in, approbation, separate, license, go over, allowance, appear, going, ditch, sanction.

Sense 4

shove, check out, cut out, get out of, break off, clear out.

Sense 5

throw up, break up, translate, terminate.

Sense 6

chuck, cut off, go down.

Sense 7

walk.

Sense 8

chill, run out, push.

Sense 9

blow, split, cut.

Sense 10

dump.

abandon

let go, ship out, run out on, leave behind.

abscond

jump bail, run off.

back out

bow out.

break away

run away.

break camp

pull up stakes.

depart

get off.

desert

walk out on.

drop out

opt out.

escape

get out, break out.

flypast

Outfly.

get along

get along, move off, move on.

get away

slip, shoo.

get out

break free.

get rid of

ditch.

go away

lost.

launch

set sail.

migrate

emigrate, transmigrate, immigrate.

permission

clearance.

pull away

draw away.

quit

walk off the job.

resign

step down, stand aside, walking out, walk out.

run away

light out.

run off

jump ship.

vanish

walk away.

withdraw

give way, draw away.

Sense 1 (noun)

draw out, come away.

Sense 3 (noun)

refrain.

Sense 9 (noun)

decide, translate, meet, result in, go down, call forth, bring forth.

Sense 13 (noun)

cut off, dump, split up, break up, break off, defriend, fall out, finish with.

authorization (noun)

sanction, approval.

consent (noun)

sufferance.

freedom (noun)

liberty.

leave (noun)

furlough, will, allow, leave-taking, authorization, consent, sufferance, allowance, farewell, vacation, liberty, forget, green light, parting, entrust, depart, go away, result, leave behind, leave alone, leave of absence, sanction, go forth, provide for, allow for, pull up stakes, permit, lead, retirement, departure, dispensation, bequeath.

permission (noun)

consent, permission, dispensation, allowance.

permit (noun)

permit.

time (noun)

leave of absence.

abscond (verb)

run off, break, slip, make off, hightail.

depart, abandon physically (verb)

split, ditch.

escape (verb)

run away.

move (verb)

migrate.

run (verb)

light out.

scatter (verb)

disband.

separate (verb)

split off, part from.

withdraw (verb)

secede, drop out.

Usage examples for leave:

  • I will leave you. - "Paul Patoff", F. Marion Crawford.
  • Why not leave them alone? - "Neighbours", Robert Stead.
  • " You can leave that to me," he said. - "The Real Adventure", Henry Kitchell Webster.

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