Words nearby leaving
Examples from the Web for leavings
That she would put up with the refuse of the rope, the leavings of the cord?The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb|Charles Lamb
The jackal follows the lion to pick up his leavings, but his eating them does not make him a lion.
To sweeten a lucky star means that a sad way to sweep together the leavings is the one way to continue favor.Geography and Plays|Gertrude Stein
They were sometimes even allowed in the courts of the houses, where they ate the leavings from the table.The Bible Story|Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
Meanwhile Mr. Teaser's labours increased considerably, what with the constant lettings and leavings and watchings for "slopings."Ask Momma|R. S. Surtees