leave to the discretion of

Definition of leave to the discretion of

  1. :  to give (someone) the right to choose (something in a particular situation) The amount each person contributes will be left to the discretion of the individual.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  bequeath, devise

    :  to have remaining after one's death

    :  to cause to remain as a trace or aftereffect

  1. :  permission to do something

    :  authorized especially extended absence from duty or employment

    :  an act of leaving :  departure

  1. :  leaf

  1. :  the quality of having or showing discernment or good judgment :  the quality of being discreet :  circumspection

    :  cautious reserve in speech

    :  ability to make responsible decisions

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a dividing ridge between drainage areas

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