Leave and Quit


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Leave verb – To cause to remain behind.
Usage example: starry-eyed lovers who promise never to leave one another

Quit is a synonym for leave in depart from topic. In some cases you can use "Quit" instead a verb "Leave", when it comes to topics like approach, abandon, movement, keep. popular alternative
Nearby Words: leaving, leaven, leaved, leaver
Synonyms for Leave


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Quit verb – To give up (a job or office).
Usage example: he decided to quit his job at the fast-food restaurant

Leave is a synonym for quit in resign topic. You can use "Leave" instead the word "Quit" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as approach, abandon, movement, action. popular alternative
Nearby Words: quitting, quitter, quits, quitted
Synonyms for Quit

Common collocations

life leave life quit life
job leave job quit job
service leave service quit service
group leave group quit group
Other nouns: company, field, band, team, series, show, time, way, office, school, money, game, dungeon.

Both words in one sentence

  • Manga / Getter Robo So readers know that Ryoma and Hayato will survive but Benkei will die, the Saotome Lab will be destroyed and abandoned, Ryoma will quit and leave... and Shin Getter Robo is terribly dangerous.
  • Series / House Mainly in that it causes House to go crazy when he finds out and smash his car into her living room, which gets him jailed for the better part of a year, and causes Cuddy to quit and leave the state, in turn causing Foreman to take over her position.
  • Tabletop Game / Scion Will a small group of millionaires simply quit and leave the economy in ruins?
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