[ verb ] to depart and forget, or neglect to bring or take along: She wept thinking she'd been left behind.
Used in print(Frieda Arkin, "The Light of the Sea," in The...)
The air took_on a special strength now that they 'd left the fecund warmth of the farmland behind .(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)
I felt superior to the neighborhood friends I was leaving_behind , felt older than my years , and was full of compliments for myself as I headed into the subway that was carrying its packs of passengers out of_that dull borough and into the unstable , tantalizing excitement of Manhattan .
[ verb ] be survived by after one's death
"He left six children" "At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats"
Used in print(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)
That other Jew , a young_man too , had left that greatcoat behind , in a rich house , and marched away .