take one's leave


take one's leave
take one's leave formal say goodbye.
Main Entry: leave

English terms dictionary. 2015.

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  • take\ one's\ leave — • take one s leave • take leave of v. phr. formal To say good bye and leave. He stayed on after most of the guests had taken their leave. The messenger bowed and took leave of the queen. See: leave taking …   Словарь американских идиом

  • take one's leave — index abandon (physically leave) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take one's leave — idi take one s leave, to depart, as after a formal good bye …   From formal English to slang

  • take one's leave — or[take leave of] {v. phr.}, {formal} To say good bye and leave. * /He stayed on after most of the guests had taken their leave./ * /The messenger bowed and took leave of the queen./ [leave taking] {n.} The end of school in June is a time of… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take one's leave — or[take leave of] {v. phr.}, {formal} To say good bye and leave. * /He stayed on after most of the guests had taken their leave./ * /The messenger bowed and took leave of the queen./ [leave taking] {n.} The end of school in June is a time of… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take one's leave — formal say goodbye he went to take his leave of his hostess …   Useful english dictionary

  • take one's leave — formal say goodbye. → leave off …   English new terms dictionary

  • take one's leave of — he took his leave of us Syn: bid farewell to, say goodbye to …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • take one's leave — verb say goodbye …   Wiktionary

  • take one's leave of — be separated from, depart from …   English contemporary dictionary


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