Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) left (location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east) "she stood on the left"
- S: (n) left, left wing (those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare)
- S: (n) left, left hand (the hand that is on the left side of the body) "jab with your left"
- S: (n) left field, leftfield, left (the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's left) "the batter flied out to left"
- S: (n) left (a turn toward the side of the body that is on the north when the person is facing east) "take a left at the corner"
- S: (v) leave, go forth, go away (go away from a place) "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
- S: (v) leave (go and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness) "She left a mess when she moved out"; "His good luck finally left him"; "her husband left her after 20 years of marriage"; "she wept thinking she had been left behind"
- S: (v) leave (act or be so as to become in a specified state) "The inflation left them penniless"; "The president's remarks left us speechless"
- S: (v) leave, leave alone, leave behind, let alone (leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking) "leave it as is"; "leave the young fawn alone"; "leave the flowers that you see in the park behind"
- S: (v) exit, go out, get out, leave (move out of or depart from) "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
- S: (v) leave, allow for, allow, provide (make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain) "This leaves no room for improvement"; "The evidence allows only one conclusion"; "allow for mistakes"; "leave lots of time for the trip"; "This procedure provides for lots of leeway"
- S: (v) leave, result, lead (produce as a result or residue) "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
- S: (v) leave, depart, pull up stakes (remove oneself from an association with or participation in) "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
- S: (v) entrust, leave (put into the care or protection of someone) "He left the decision to his deputy"; "leave your child in the nurse's care"
- S: (v) bequeath, will, leave (leave or give by will after one's death) "My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry"; "My grandfather left me his entire estate"
- S: (v) leave (have left or have as a remainder) "That left the four of us"; "19 minus 8 leaves 11"
- S: (v) leave, leave behind (be survived by after one's death) "He left six children"; "At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats"
- S: (v) impart, leave, give, pass on (transmit (knowledge or skills)) "give a secret to the Russians"; "leave your name and address here"; "impart a new skill to the students"
- S: (v) forget, leave (leave behind unintentionally) "I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant"; "I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors"
- S: (adj) left (being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the west when facing north) "my left hand"; "left center field"; "the left bank of a river is bank on your left side when you are facing downstream"
- S: (adj) leftover, left over, left, odd, remaining, unexpended (not used up) "leftover meatloaf"; "she had a little money left over so she went to a movie"; "some odd dollars left"; "saved the remaining sandwiches for supper"; "unexpended provisions"
- S: (adj) left, left-hand (intended for the left hand) "I rarely lose a left-hand glove"
- S: (adj) left (of or belonging to the political or intellectual left)
- S: (adv) left (toward or on the left; also used figuratively) "he looked right and left"; "the political party has moved left"