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to leave

dejar

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transitive verb
1. (to put)
a. to leave
I left the key inside the car.

Dejé la llave dentro del coche

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Leave the books on the table when you are finished reading them.

Deja los libros en la mesa cuando acabes de leerlos.

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2. (to allow)
a. to let
Let me finish this homework and we will go.

Déjame terminar esta tarea y nos vamos.

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Would you let me finish talking?

¿Vas a dejar que acabe de hablar?

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3. (to abandon)
a. to leave
He left everything to follow his dream.

Lo dejó todo para perseguir su sueño.

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4. (to loan)
a. to lend
Would you lend me your car?

¿Me dejarías tu coche?

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1. (poner)
a. to leave, to put
he put or left the papers on the table

dejó los papeles en la mesa

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put your coat on the hanger

deja el abrigo en la percha

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I've left /or/ parked my motorbike nearby

he dejado la moto muy cerca

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3. (prestar) (Spain)
a. no direct translation
could you lend me an umbrella?

¿me dejas un paraguas?

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to abandon
to drop somebody off somewhere

dejar a alguien en algún sitio

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to give something up as a lost cause

dejar algo por imposible

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to leave somebody behind

dejar a alguien atrás

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her husband has left her
his wife has left him

su marido la ha dejado
su esposa lo ha dejado

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I have to leave you (now), I must go

te dejo, tengo que irme

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7. (permitir)
a. no direct translation
to let somebody do something, to allow somebody to do something

dejar a alguien hacer algo

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his cries prevented me from sleeping

sus gritos no me dejaron dormir

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Luckily we had a map without which we would have been lost

Por suerte teníamos un mapa sin el cual nos hubiésemos perdido (Pluperfect Subjunctive)

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let me think

déjame pensar

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let me do it, leave it to me

déjame a mí

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let your son come with us

deja que tu hijo venga con nosotros

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leave it as it is, let it be

déjalo estar

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he let three weeks go by

dejó pasar tres semanas

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(reservar)
a. no direct translation
leave some coffee for me

deja algo de café para mí