Definition of leave at the altar
- Her fiancé left her at the altar.
: bequeath, devise
: to have remaining after one's death
: to cause to remain as a trace or aftereffect
: permission to do something
: authorized especially extended absence from duty or employment
: an act of leaving : departure
: a usually raised structure or place on which sacrifices are offered or incense is burned in worship
: a table on which the eucharistic elements are consecrated or which serves as a center of worship or ritual
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