Examples of leave off in a Sentence
we usually leave off working as soon as the bell rings
the snow should leave off around midnight
Recent Examples of leave off from the Web
Cox was replaced by another special prosecutor, Leon Jaworski, who took up where Cox left off.
The Barbour’s map turtle, the Big Blue Springs cave crayfish, and the San Felipe gambusia were also left off the list.
The movie opens more or less where The Force Awakens left off.
Picking up where the just-okay The Force Awakens left off, TLJ sets up parallel story lines.
The network also would not say if the show would pick up where the first season left off or start at some other point.
The queen of pop, who picked up where Pamela Anderson left off with a now-iconic ring finger tattoo to celebrate her nuptials with Jay-Z, showed off a brand new design on Instagram this week.
Bob Johnston also questioned why Malone was left off.
But the Dutch tourism industry picked up where fashion left off.
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First Known Use of leave off
leave off Synonyms
Synonymsbreak, break off, break up, can [slang], cease, cut off, cut out, desist (from), discontinue, drop, end, give over, halt, knock off, lay off, stop, pack (up or in), quit, shut off
Antonymscontinue, hang on, persist
Related Wordscomplete, conclude, finish; close (down); deactivate; block, blockade, dam, delay, detain, hinder, hold, hold back, impede, kibosh, obstruct, stem; call, suspend; arrest, brake, check, clamp down, rein (in), squash, squelch, stamp, stanch (or staunch), stunt, suppress, turn back; pause, stay, suspend; abolish, abort, annul, demolish, destroy, dissolve, kill, ruin, scuttle, snuff
Near Antonymscarry on, continue, follow through (with), keep up, run on; advance, proceed, progress; actuate, drive, impel, propel, stir
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