Definitions For Leave

noun

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

verb

  • 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

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
10

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

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!