leave out
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leave out(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to not use)
a. omitir
If you leave the apostrophe out of the word "it's", it becomes a possessive instead of a contraction.Si omites el apóstrofo de la palabra "it's", se convierte en un posesivo en vez de una contracción.
2. (to not include)
a. excluir
We don't want to leave you out of the basketball game, but we already have ten people.No queremos excluirte del partido de baloncesto, pero ya somos diez.
3. (to not put away)
a. dejar fuera
Leave the cake out to cool before frosting it.Deja el pastel fuera para enfriarse antes de escarcharlo.
b. no guardar
Oh man! I left the leftovers out on the counter overnight, and now we'll have to throw them out.¡Ay no! Dejé los restos en la cubierta durante la noche, y ahora los tendremos que botar.
4. (to place for someone's access)
a. dejar preparado
Let's leave out some chips and drinks for the guests.Vamos a dejar preparadas unas papas y unas bebidas para los invitados.
5. (to not implicate in)
a. no meter
Leave me out of this! This whole mess is between you two!¡A mí no me metas en esto! ¡Este gran lío queda entre ustedes dos!
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leave out
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (omit)
a. omitir
2. (not involve)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to l somebody out of somethingdejar a alguien al margen de algo
to feel left outsentirse excluido(a)
3. (leave ready, available)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I'll l your dinner out on the table for youte dejaré la cena encima de la mesa
l the disks out where I can see themdeja los disquetes donde pueda verlos
4. (not put away)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
we l the car out on the streetdejamos el coche en la calle
who left the milk out?¿quién ha dejado la leche fuera?
5. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
l it out!¡basta ya!
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leave out
transitive verb
1 (omit) [+word, passage] (on purpose) omitir; (accidentally) omitir; saltarse; [+person] dejar fuera; excluir
nobody wanted to be left out nadie quería quedar fuera; he feels left out se siente excluido
leave it out! (Britain) ¡venga ya! (informal); ¡no me vengas con esas! (informal); ¡tírate de la moto! (very_informal); (Esp)
"I'll take five for twenty quid." "I'll give you three." "Leave it out, I've got a wife and six kids to feed" When Sepp Blatter told us that FIFA were always prepared to jump on any kind of transgression, you could hear the raspberry that went up all round the football world. Leave it out, Sepp, baby! Unless you want me to list the many times when FIFA did nothing
2 (not put back) no devolver a su lugar; no guardar; (leave outside) dejar fuera
it got left out in the rain quedó fuera bajo la lluvia; the cat was left out all night el gato pasó toda la noche fuera
3 (leave ready) [+food, meal] dejar preparado
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