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General words meaning to leave a place - thesaurus

Synonyms

leave

verb

to go away from a place

move on

to leave one place and travel to another

go away

to move or travel away from a person or place

leave

verb

to go away from a place and allow someone to continue doing something there

go away

to leave your home for a period of time, especially for a holiday

go

verb

to leave a place

get away

to manage to leave a place, especially your work

leave

verb

to leave a place permanently

draw out

to move out of a place

come away

to leave in a particular state or condition

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abandon

verb

to leave a place, especially because it is difficult or dangerous to stay there

absent yourself

formal if you absent yourself from a place, you leave it or do not go there, although you are expected to be there

adjourn to

to leave one place and move to another

be out of here

used for saying that you are ready to leave or that you are leaving

bugger off

Britishimpolite to leave or go away

depart

verb

formal to leave and start a journey

depart

verb

American to leave a place and start a journey

desert

verb

if people or animals desert a place, no one is left there

evacuate

verb

to leave a building or other place because it is not safe

exit

verb

formal to leave an area, for example a room, building, or aircraft

get along

spoken to leave a place

get off

to leave the place where you work at the end of the day

go off

to leave a place, especially for a particular purpose

head off

informal to leave

hit the road

to leave, or to start a journey

make a move

Britishinformal to begin to leave a place

make tracks

to leave a place

move

verb

mainly spoken to leave a place

move along

to leave a place when someone in authority tells you to

move on

to leave a place when someone in authority tells you to

nick off

to go away, or to leave

on the/your way out

while leaving a place

pack your bags

to get ready to leave a person or place permanently, especially after a disagreement

pile out

to leave a place in large numbers, especially in a way that is not organized

piss off

impolite to leave somewhere

pull out

if a train pulls out, it leaves a station

push off

informal old-fashioned to leave a place

put some distance between

to go away from a person or place, especially in order to avoid a dangerous or unpleasant situation

quit

verb

formal to leave a place

sally

verb

literary to leave a place to go on a journey or for a definite purpose, showing confidence and energy

see yourself out

to find your way out of a place that you are visiting without any help

ship out

to leave a place

sod off

Britishimpolite to go away

spill

verb

if people spill out of a place, a lot of them leave at the same time

split

verb

informal old-fashioned to leave a place

step out

to leave a place for a short time

toddle off

to leave in order to go somewhere

trickle

verb

if people or things trickle in or out, a few of them arrive or leave

vacate

verb

formal to leave a room, seat, or house so that it is available for someone else to use

walk away

to leave a place, situation, or person

walk off

to leave somewhere, usually without telling people that you are going to leave

withdraw

verb

formal to leave a place or person

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