leavings[ lee-ving ]SEE DEFINITION OF leavings
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LEAVINGS
These leavings were conveyed to the market cellars and there sorted.
Do, do me a favor and let me send you up a can of the leavings every night.
I reckon the Master figure it to the last bite because they was no leavings over.
For the next forty years, those who remained had been living on leavings.
As for Spencer coming back to me, do you think I want her leavings?
The Black Roman is not satisfied with the leavings of such poor trash as you.
I cannot get rid of the leavings of a cold I got a month ago, or else it is a new one.
These all were fresh—the crumbs of one night's dinner, the leavings of one night's catch.
A verse or two further on we are told what Ruth did with her leavings.
That she would put up with the refuse of the rope, the leavings of the cord?
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LEAVINGS
- bits and pieces
- miscellaneous paraphernalia
- mixed bag
- sundry items
- this and that
- the limit
- too much
- too much of a good thing