Thesaurus

leave off

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of leave off

1 to bring (as an action or operation) to an immediate end
  • we usually leave off working as soon as the bell rings

Synonyms for leave off

Words Related to leave off

Phrases Synonymous with leave off

Near Antonyms for leave off

2 to come to an end
  • the snow should leave off around midnight

Synonyms for leave off

Words Related to leave off

Phrases Synonymous with leave off

Near Antonyms for leave off

Antonyms for leave off

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about leave off

Time Traveler for leave off

Time Traveler

The first known use of leave off was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Leave off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/leave%20off. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on leave off

Dictionary: Definition of leave off

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with leave off

Comments on leave off

What made you want to look up leave off? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A More Exception(al) Quiz

  • hot dog  hot dog  hot dog  hot dog cat
  • Which of the following words is not a synonym for ‘a young person’?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!