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Another word for leave

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Verb
  1. To move or proceed away from a place

  2. To give (property) to another person after one's death

    See also:

    law

    give

  3. To give up or leave without intending to return or claim again

      1. to end a romantic/sexual relationship with.
      1. To cease or discontinue:
      2. To resign from or relinquish:
      3. To depart from; leave:
      1. To give up (something formerly held dear); renounce:
      2. To leave altogether; abandon:
      1. A dry, often sandy region of little rainfall, extreme temperatures, and sparse vegetation.
      2. A region of permanent cold that is largely or entirely devoid of life.
      3. An apparently lifeless area of water.
      1. To withdraw one's support or help from, especially in spite of duty, allegiance, or responsibility; desert:
      2. To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat:
      3. To surrender one's claim to, right to, or interest in; give up entirely:
  4. To relinquish one's engagement in or occupation with

    See also:

    continue

Noun
  1. The approving of an action, especially when done by one in authority

    See also:

    allow

  2. A regularly scheduled period spent away from work or duty, often in recreation

      1. A day free from work that one may spend at leisure, especially a day on which custom or the law dictates a halting of general business activity to commemorate or celebrate a particular event.
      2. A religious feast day; a holy day.
      3. A vacation. Often used in the phrase on holiday.
      1. A period of time devoted to pleasure, rest, or relaxation, especially one with pay granted to an employee.
      2. A holiday.
      3. A fixed period of holidays, especially one during which a school, court, or business suspends activities.
      1. A leave of absence or vacation, especially one granted to a member of the armed forces.
      2. A usually temporary layoff from work.
      3. A temporary leave of absence granted to a prisoner under special circumstances, such as the need to attend the funeral of a family member, or for a special purpose, such as participation in a work program.
    See also:

    work

Idioms:

    leave off

  1. To desist from, cease, or discontinue (a habit, for example)

Another word for leave

Noun
  1. Permission

    See also:

    permission

  2. Authorized absence

      1. Relating to a sabbatical year.
      2. Relating or appropriate to the Sabbath as the day of rest.
      3. A sabbatical year.
      1. A leave of absence or vacation, especially one granted to a member of the armed forces.
      2. A usually temporary layoff from work.
      3. A temporary leave of absence granted to a prisoner under special circumstances, such as the need to attend the funeral of a family member, or for a special purpose, such as participation in a work program.
      1. A day free from work that one may spend at leisure, especially a day on which custom or the law dictates a halting of general business activity to commemorate or celebrate a particular event.
      2. A religious feast day; a holy day.
      3. A vacation. Often used in the phrase on holiday.
      1. Official permission to be absent from work or duty, as that granted to military or corporate personnel.
      2. The period of time granted by such permission.
    See also:

    vacation

Verb
  1. To go away

  2. To abandon

    See also:

    abandon

  3. To allow to remain

  4. To allow to fall to another

    See also:

    give