5 Letters
2 Consonants
3 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use leave as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Leave
A 1 syllables noun and 5 letters with the letters a, e, l, and v, 2 consonants, 3 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter a. Leave starts with a consonant and ends with a vowel with the starting letters l, le, lea, leav, and the ending characters are e, ve, ave, eave, ..
The act of departing politely; "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"
Middle English
School Grade
Leave is set as a grade two word that starts with l, ends with e, 1 syllables, 3 vowels and 5 letters.
Is leave a scrabble word? A 8 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Leave in Pig Latin is said as "eavelay or eavelway".
l | e | a | v | e
le | ea | av | ve
lea | eav | ave
leav | eave
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the act of departing politely;
"he disliked long farewells";
"he took his leave";
"parting is such sweet sorrow"
permission to do something;
"she was granted leave to speak"
the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty;
"a ten day's leave to visit his mother"
Verb Examples
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"
be survived by after one's death;
"He left six children";
"At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats"
leave behind unintentionally;
"I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant";
"I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors"
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"
go away from a place;
"At what time does your train leave?";
"She didn't leave until midnight";
"The ship leaves at midnight"
move out of or depart from;
"leave the room";
"the fugitive has left the country"
leave or give by will after one's death;
"My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry";
"My grandfather left me his entire estate"
tell or deposit (information) knowledge;
"give a secret to the Russians";
"leave your name and address here"
put into the care or protection of someone;
"He left the decision to his deputy";
"leave your child the nurse's care"
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"
result in;
"The water left a mark on the silk dress";
"Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
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
act or be so as to become in a specified state;
"The inflation left them penniless";
"The president's remarks left us speechless"
have left or have as a remainder;
"That left the four of us";
"19 minus 8 leaves 11"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Leave"

There are 757 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to leave.

Abandonthe trait of lacking restraint or control
freedom from inhibition or worry
"she danced with abandon"
Abandonmentwithdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility
"his abandonment of his wife and children left them penniless"
Abdicategive up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations
"The King abdicated when he married a divorcee"
Abruptsurprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner
"an abrupt reply"
Absencefailure to be present
Absence Without Leave
Absenteeismhabitual absence from work

View all cognitive synonyms for Leave


There are 2 anagrams from leave.

Anagram Definition
Leavethe act of departing politely
"he disliked long farewells"
"he took his leave"
"parting is such sweet sorrow"
Alevea nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen)

View English words with the unique letters used in leave. Words With The Letters Aelv


Leave derives from 16 words.

Word Definition
Departmove away from a place into another direction
"Go away before I start to cry"
"The train departs at noon"
Exitthe act of going out
Get Out
Go Away
Go Forth
Go Out
Leavethe act of departing politely
"he disliked long farewells"
"he took his leave"
"parting is such sweet sorrow"
Partthe actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
"the function of a teacher"
"the government must do its part"
"play its role"
Separatea garment that can be purchased separately and worn in combinations with other garments
Set Forth


Leave has 4 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Departureact of departing
Goingact of departing
Going Away
Leavingact of departing


There are 1 hyponyms for leave

Word Definition
Valedictionthe act of saying farewell

Names With The Word "Leave"

3 names are spelled with leave.


The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word leave.

Is leave a scrabble word or can you use leave in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 15843 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 16375 games. This 5 letter 8 point scrabble word can be rearranged 60 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, e, l, and v? There's 11 with 7 letters or less with the letters a, e, l, and v. Here is a list of 11 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Leave (5 letters) 8 10 leave
Aleve (5 letters) 8 10 leave
Valve (5 letters) 11 +3 14 +4 valve
Veal (4 letters) 7 9 vale
Valley (6 letters) 12 +4 14 +4 aellvy
Vale (4 letters) 7 9 vale
Vela (4 letters) 7 9 vale
Wavell (6 letters) 12 +4 15 +5 wavell
A Level (7 letters)
Lave (4 letters) 7 9 vale
Leavy (5 letters) 11 +3 12 +2 leavy


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