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For the verb: "to leave"

Simple Past: left
Past Participle: left

WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
left adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (side)sinistro agg
 He writes with his left hand.
 Scrive con la mano sinistra.
left advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (toward the left)  (direzione)a sinistra avv
 In this dance, you hop left and then right.
 In questo ballo si salta a sinistra e poi a destra.
left nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (left side)  (lato)sinistra nf
 Your keys are to your left.
 Le chiavi sono alla tua sinistra.
left nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (political wing)  (schieramento politico)sinistra nf
 The politicians on the left opposed the change.
 I politici di sinistra si sono opposti al cambiamento.
 
Additional Translations
left adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (politics)  (settore progressista della politica)sinistra nf
 The left wing politician opposed the change.
 L'ala politica di sinistra si è opposta al cambiamento.
left nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (left-hand turn)a sinistra avv
 Take a left at the third light.
 Gira a sinistra al terzo semaforo.
left nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (boxing)  (pugilato, colpo dato con il pugno sinistro)sinistro nm
 He landed a left on the other man's chin.
 Ha sferzato un sinistro sul mento dell'altro uomo.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (go away from)lasciare vtr
  partire vi
 I'm going to leave this town at three o'clock today.
 Lascerò la città oggi alle tre.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (forget to bring)lasciare vtr
  dimenticare vtr
 Oh, no. I left the present at home.
 Oh, no. Ho lasciato il regalo a casa.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (abandon)lasciare vtr
 He left his wife at home, and went out with his friends on Friday night.
 Venerdì sera ha lasciato sua moglie a casa ed è uscito con i suoi amici.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (let remain)lasciare vtr
 He left only one piece of pizza for the others.
 Ha lasciato solo un pezzo di pizza per gli altri.
leave viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (depart)andare via vi
  partire vi
 Is John here? No, he's already left.
 C'è John? No, è già andato via.
leave nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (permission for absence)  (di assenza)permesso nm
 My boss gave me some leave over Christmas.
 Il mio capo mi ha dato dei permessi durante le feste di Natale.
leave nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (permitted absence)  (licenza)permesso nm
  congedo nm
  aspettativa nf
   (militare)licenza nf
 I will be on leave until August the fifteenth.
 Saremo in permesso fino al quindici agosto.
 
Additional Translations
leave nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (permission to act)autorizzazione nf
 The commander gave the soldier leave to manage the situation as he wanted.
 Il comandante ha dato al soldato l'autorizzazione di sistemare la situazione come preferiva.
leave nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (length of absence)ferie nf plur
   (militare)licenza nf
 He has two weeks leave in the summer.
 Ha due settimane di ferie in estate.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (remove oneself from)lasciare vtr
  uscire (da) vi
 She left the room as soon as he arrived.
 Ha lasciato la stanza appena è arrivato.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (result in sthg)  (matematica)fare vtr
 Five minus three leaves two.
 Cinque meno tre fa due.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (have remaining)rimanere, restare vi
 The coat cost five dollars and the shoes cost six, so that leaves only ten dollars.
 Il cappotto costa cinque dollari e le scarpe ne costano sei, quindi rimangono solo dieci dollari.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (bequeath)  (in eredità)lasciare vtr
 In his will, her father left her the antique clock.
 Suo padre le ha lasciato nel testamento il suo orologio antico.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (entrust)lasciare vtr
 Can I leave my keys with you in case something happens?
 Posso lasciarti le chiavi nel caso che succeda qualcosa?
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (deposit, give)lasciare vtr
 He left his phone number on the answering machine.
 Ha lasciato il suo numero di telefono sulla segreteria.
leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (let remain unhindered)lasciare stare vtr
 Leave the kid alone.
 Lascia stare il bambino.
leave
leave [sb] [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
([sth]: bequeath to [sb])traduzione non disponibile
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
left | leave |
be left essere lasciato
be left behind essere dimenticato
be left over essere avanzato
down left più a sinistra
extreme left estrema sinistra
get left venire lasciati
get left behind viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." literal (not keep up with others)  (letterale)rimanere indietro vi
 A fit and experienced hiker should stay at the back of the group, to ensure no one gets left behind.
 Cerca di non rimanere indietro quando saremo in metropolitana, o rischi di perderti!
get left behind viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (not adapt quickly enough)  (figurato)rimanere indietro vi
 People who have never used a computer get left behind when it comes to using social media like Facebook.
 Le persone che non hanno mai usato un computer sono destinate a rimanere indietro rispetto all'avanzare delle nuove tecnologie.
get left behind viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be abandoned)essere lasciato indietro, venire abbandonato vi
 She counted the students on the bus, to be sure someone did not get left behind at the zoo.
half-left mezzo sinistro
Left Bank nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (area of Paris south of River Seine)  (Parigi: area alla sinistra della Senna)Rive Gauche nfinv
 When you go to Paris you must visit the Left Bank to soak up the atmosphere.
 Quando sarai a Parigi, ti consiglio di visitare la Rive Gauche per respirarne l'atmosfera.
left bank
left-bank
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(intellectual or artistic)rive gauche nf
Nota: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun
 Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone De Beauvoir inspired many left-bank intellectuals.
 Sartre e De Beauvoir ispirarono molti intellettuali della rive gauche.
left behind adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (abandoned)abbandonato, dimenticato, lasciato agg
 The "Home Alone" movies are about a boy who is left behind when his family goes on vacation.
 La serie di film "Mamma ho perso l'aereo" parla di un bambino dimenticato a casa dai genitori.
left brainer nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sb] with dominant left brain hemisphere)l'essere emisfero sinistro
left field fuoricampo sinistro
left field non avere la più pallida idea
left field essere fuori strada
left foot piede sinistro nm
left hand nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (hand on side opposite the right)mano sinistra nf
 I write with my left hand.
 Sono mancino, cioè scrivo con la mano sinistra.
left hand nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (side opposite the right)sinistra, parte sinistra nf
 Jack made a left hand turn across the intersection.
 Turn right, walk two blocks, and you will see my house on the left hand side of the road.
 Gira a destra, cammina per due isolati e vedrai casa mia sulla sinistra della strada.
left heart parte sinistra del cuore
left hook nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (boxing: punch with left fist)pugliato gancio sinistro
 nm
left luggage nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (baggage stored temporarily)bagagli lasciati in deposito
left luggage office
left-luggage office
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(place where baggage may be stored)deposito bagagli
left of center USa sinistra del centro
left of centre adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (moderately left wing)  (politica)di centrosinistra, di centro-sinistra agg
 The majority was now left of center, but they were still not even close to being socialists.
 La maggioranza al governo è di centrosinistra, ma è nettamente lontana da ogni posizione socialista.
left on adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (not switched off)lasciato acceso agg
 The TV was left on overnight, which wastes electricity.
left on the shelf adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (woman: old and unmarried)zitella nf
left out adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (excluded)escluso, lasciato fuori, estromesso agg
 She did not get an invitation to the party, and she felt left out.
left out adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (omitted, forgotten)escluso, dimenticato agg
left out in the cold abbandonato
left over adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (remaining)avanzato agg
 Would you like to take home the left over food?
 Ti va di portare a casa ciò che è avanzato del pranzo?
left side lato sinistro
left undone lasciato incompiuto
left wing
left-wing
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(socialist)  (politica)di sinistra agg
Nota: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun
 The prime minister's left wing policies were confusing.
 La politica di sinistra del primo ministro non soddisfa i bisogni dei cittadini.
left wing
left-wing
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(members of socialist or leftist political parties)  (politica)sinistra nf
 The left wing always makes that argument.
 La sinistra si schiera sempre dalla parte dei giovani.
left winger nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (socialist)  (spec. spregiativo)comunista nm
Nota: In AE this term is almost always used in a derogatory fashion.
 In the United States, anyone who argues for more affordable health care is accused by conservative talk-radio demagogues of being a "left winger.".
 Negli Stati Uniti chi propone un sistema sanitario universale è spesso bollato da certi conservatori come "comunista".
left-hand side lato sinistro
left-handed
left handed
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(having the left hand dominant)mancino agg
Nota: hyphen omitted when term is an adj after the noun
 I sprained my right wrist, but luckily I am left-handed, so I can still do most things without much problem.
 My little brother is left-handed.
 Per i mancini esistono penne apposite che agevolano la scrittura.
left-handed
left handed
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(compliment: insincere, false)poco sincero, ambiguo agg
 He said my cake tasted better than it looked, a left-handed compliment if I ever heard one.
 He paid her a left-handed compliment, saying she was well-built for her height, but what he really meant was that she was fat.
 Il suo commento sul mio aspetto mi è sembrato ambiguo, tu che ne dici?
left-leaning adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (beliefs: tending to socialism)  (politica)di sinistra
on the left advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to the left-hand side)a sinistra, sulla sinistra
out in left field non avere idea di
out of left field   (inaspettato e fuori luogo)eccentrico agg
out of left field inopportuno e inatteso agg
right and left a destra e a sinistra
right and left da ogni parte
right and left in tutte le direzioni
slight left nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (curve to left)curva a sinistra
the Left la Sinistra nf
to the left advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (on or towards the left-hand side)a sinistra
 He was going to the left.
top left nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (upper left-hand part of [sth])parte alta a sinistra
top left advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in the upper left-hand area)in alto a sinistra
turn left viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (go round a left-hand corner)girare a sinistra, svoltare a sinistra vi
up left a sinistra
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