What does leavings mean?

Definitions for leavings

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word leavings.


  1. leavings(Noun)

    A worthless and incidental residuum, as scraps from a meal or shavings or sawdust from wood.

  2. leavings(Noun)

    A worthless surfeit of material, as leftovers from a meal or scrap lumber.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Leavings

    things left; remnants; relics

  2. Leavings

    refuse; offal

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Leavings

    lēv′ingz, n.pl. things left: relics: refuse.—n. Leav′ing-shop, an unlicensed pawnshop.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of leavings in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of leavings in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Walt Whitman:

    And whether I come to my own today or in ten thousand or ten million years, I can cheefully take it now, or with equal cheerfulness I can wait... And as to you, Life, I reckon you are the leavings of many deaths, (No doubt I have died myself ten thousand times before.)

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