Also, leave hanging in the air or in midair. Keep undecided, uncertain, or in suspense. For example, Since we hadn’t found a big enough hall, we left the final date hanging, or She couldn’t figure out a good ending for the book, so her audience was left hanging in midair.
adjective pertaining to a hair-care product that is left on the hair rather than rinsed out Examples Many conditioners are leave-in nowadays.
[lev-uh n] /ˈlɛv ən/ noun 1. a substance, as yeast or baking powder, that causes fermentation and expansion of dough or batter. 2. fermented dough reserved for producing fermentation in a new batch of dough. 3. an element that produces an altering or transforming influence. verb (used with object) 4. to add leaven to (dough […]
[lev-uh-ning] /ˈlɛv ə nɪŋ/ noun 1. Also called leavening agent. a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or batter; . 2. the act or process of causing to ferment by . 3. (def 3). [lev-uh n] /ˈlɛv ən/ noun 1. a substance, as yeast or baking powder, that causes fermentation and expansion of dough […]
- Leave no stone un turned
[stohn] /stoʊn/ noun, plural stones for 1–5, 7–19, stone for 6. 1. the hard substance, formed of mineral matter, of which rocks consist. 2. a rock or particular piece or kind of rock, as a boulder or piece of agate. 3. a piece of rock quarried and worked into a specific size and shape for […]