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Definition 1: stop using - [verb of change]

Samples where leave off or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • leave off your jacket--no need to wear it here

(leave off is a kind of ...) put an end to a state or an activity

"Quit teasing your little brother"

Definition 2: prevent from being included or considered or accepted - [verb of cognition]

Samples where leave off or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The bad results were excluded from the report
  • Leave off the top piece

Synonyms for leave off in the sense of this definition

(leave off is a kind of ...) terminate, end, or take out

"Let's eliminate the course on Akkadian hieroglyphics" "Socialism extinguished these archaic customs" "eliminate my debts"

(... is a kind of leave off ) leave or strike out

"This vowel is usually elided before a single consonant"

Definition 3: come to an end, stop or cease - [verb of stative]

Samples where leave off or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the road leaves off at the edge of the forest
  • leave off where you started

(leave off is a kind of ...) come to or be at an end

"the support from our sponsoring agency will discontinue after March 31"

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