leave (someone or something) be

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Definition of leave (someone or something) be

: to not bother or touch (someone or something) Please leave me be.

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“Leave (someone or something) be.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leave%20%28someone%20or%20something%29%20be. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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