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Meaning of LEAVING

Pronunciation:  'leeving

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  act of departing

LEAVING is a 7 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: departure, going, going away
 See Also: boarding, breaking away, deed, despatch, disappearance, disappearing, dispatch, effort, embarkation, embarkment, exit, exploit, farewell, feat, French leave, leave, leave-taking, parting, sailing, shipment, takeoff, withdrawal



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: abandonment, abscondence, absence, absence without leave, absentation, absenteeism, absenting, AWOL, casting away, cessation, cut, day off, decampment, default, departure, desuetude, disappearance, disuse, egress, escape, evacuation, excused absence, exit, exodus, fleeing, flight, forsaking, French leave, furlough, getaway, going, hegira, holiday, hooky, jettison, jettisoning, leave, leave of absence, nonappearance, nonattendance, parting, passing, pulling out, removal, retirement, retreat, running away, sabbatical leave, sick leave, throwing overboard, truancy, truantism, unexcused absence, vacation, walkout, withdrawal