leavings

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plural noun leav·ings \ˈlē-viŋz\

Definition of leavings

Examples of leavings in a sentence

  1. <the leavings of the banquet were packed up and delivered to a shelter for the homeless>

14th Century

First Known Use of leavings

14th century


LEAVINGS Defined for English Language Learners

leavings

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plural noun leav·ings \ˈlē-viŋz\

Definition of leavings for English Language Learners

  • : things that remain after an activity is finished


LEAVINGS Defined for Kids

leavings

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noun plural leav·ings \ˈlē-viŋz\

Definition of leavings for Students

  1. :  things remaining <the leavings of dinner>



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