They clear the bay in daylight and all we get is their leavings at night.
Do, do me a favor and let me send you up a can of the leavings every night.
It is customary for a Hindu wife to eat the leavings of food of her husband as a mark of her veneration for him.
As for Spencer coming back to me, do you think I want her leavings?
They were of plaster-of-Paris, and were the leavings evidently of the dentist, who had been the last tenant.
I cannot get rid of the leavings of a cold I got a month ago, or else it is a new one.
Yet, even there, it is content to take the leavings of more ambitious species.
These all were fresh—the crumbs of one night's dinner, the leavings of one night's catch.
Pankas of the Ghughu sept are said to have eaten the leavings of their caste-fellows.
A verse or two further on we are told what Ruth did with her leavings.