Leaver vs Leavee - What's the difference?

leaver | leavee |


As nouns the difference between leaver and leavee

is that leaver is one who leaves while leavee is the person in a relationship who is left by the other.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

leaver

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who leaves.
  • :He's a leaver , not a stayer: he'll never be happy tied down in one place.
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    leavee

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The person in a relationship who is left by the other.
  • * 2009 , Lisa Rene Reynolds, Still a Family: A Guide to Good Parenting Through Divorce (page 125)
  • The leavee is the one who may not have been quite ready to give up on the relationship and so may feel still committed in some way to the marriage.