Meaning : The period of time during which you are absent from work or duty.
A ten day's leave to visit his mother.
Synonyms : leave of absence
Meaning : Permission to do something.
She was granted leave to speak.
Meaning : Go and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness.
She left a mess when she moved out.
His good luck finally left him.
Her husband left her after 20 years of marriage.
She wept thinking she had been left behind.
Meaning : Act or be so as to become in a specified state.
The inflation left them penniless.
The president's remarks left us speechless.
Meaning : Make a possibility or provide opportunity for. Permit to be attainable or cause to remain.
This leaves no room for improvement.
The evidence allows only one conclusion.
Allow for mistakes.
Leave lots of time for the trip.
This procedure provides for lots of leeway.
Meaning : Put into the care or protection of someone.
He left the decision to his deputy.
Leave your child in the nurse's care.
Synonyms : entrust
Meaning : Have left or have as a remainder.
That left the four of us.
19 minus 8 leaves 11.
Meaning : Be survived by after one's death.
He left six children.
At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats.
Synonyms : leave behind
Meaning : Leave behind unintentionally.
I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant.
I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors.
Synonyms : forget