Definitions For Leave


  • The act of departing politely
  • Permission to do something
  • The period of time during which you are absent from work or duty


  • Leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking
  • Be survived by after one's death
  • Leave behind unintentionally
  • Go and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness
  • Go away from a place
  • Move out of or depart from
  • Leave or give by will after one's death
  • Transmit (knowledge or skills)
  • Put into the care or protection of someone
  • Remove oneself from an association with or participation in
  • Produce as a result or residue
  • Make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain
  • Act or be so as to become in a specified state
  • Have left or have as a remainder
  • A period of time when someone has special permission to be away from a job or from military service
  • Permission to do something

Is Leave a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Leave is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Leave in a Sentence

  • He took an unpaid leave from work.
  • The soldiers were given a two-month leave for the holidays.
  • He took a few months' leave to care for his sick mother.

Synonyms for Leave

Antonyms for Leave

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