leave over

leave over
phrasal verb [transitive, always passive]
Word forms "leave over":
present tense I/you/we/they leave over he/she/it leaves over present participle leaving over past tense left over past participle left over
1) be left over if part of an amount of something such as money or food is left over, you still have some of it after you have used or eaten the rest of it

There was some ham left over from lunch.

2) be left over to still exist from the past

These attitudes are left over from the war.

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