something that is left; residue.
leavings, leftovers or remains; refuse.
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How to use leaving in a sentence
She left us—no, she was taken, for it’s wrong to imply there was any agency in her leaving—the same week as Mother’s Day.
The post The Ethics of leaving Public Art in Outdoor Spaces appeared first on Outside Online.The Ethics of Leaving Public Art in Outdoor Spaces | awise | January 2, 2022 | Outside Online
What’s permitted on social media is at once ill-defined and mercurial leaving creators wondering how to support themselves on a platform that could shut them out entirely without much notice.Porn shows how financial firms are the new gatekeepers for the creator economy | Scott Nover | September 16, 2021 | Quartz
Giving him a hug and leaving and not knowing if I would see him again.'Don't Give Up Hope.' A Mother On The Pain of Losing Her Son To Opioids and Learning To Find Her Voice | Paul Moakley | May 7, 2021 | Time
Meanwhile, Soviet guards at the train station had been lured from their positions to join the leaving party at their hotel.Lunik: Inside the CIA’s audacious plot to steal a Soviet satellite | Bobbie Johnson | January 28, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
On Dec. 22, 1799, Sands told her cousins that she would be leaving to elope with a fellow boarder named Levi Weeks that night.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion | Nina Strochlic | January 8, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
The result is that drone operators are leaving the Air Force in droves.Exclusive: U.S. Drone Fleet at ‘Breaking Point,’ Air Force Says | Dave Majumdar | January 5, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Will he go for the schoolteacher and abandon the family, leaving behind his smashing dinner suits?
Because of this, the peacekeeping forces have been blocking Muslims from leaving on envoys out of the country.
It drains your body of nutrients and vitamins, attacking the central nervous system and leaving you in a dehydrated, hazy state.
These Rules (leaving out the Tenor) serves for five bells; and leaving out the fifth and Tenor, they serve for four bells.Tintinnalogia, or, the Art of Ringing | Richard Duckworth and Fabian Stedman
Janet might have said before leaving: "Tea had better not wait too long--Hilda has to be down at Clayhanger's at half-past six."Hilda Lessways | Arnold Bennett
The governor went, but, leaving all the men who accompanied him, returned alone.
With this I will end this letter, leaving it in this state until it is time to seal it, in case anything should occur to be added.
He silenced her with a gesture, and, leaving a piece of toast half-eaten on his plate, he got up and went into his study.Uncanny Tales | Various