Como dizer "Deixar alguém por sua própria conta" em inglês

To leave someone to their own devices

Children who complain that they have nothing to do on rainy half-term breaks may find other things to focus on if left to their own devices. The Guardian

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jorgeluiz 1 6 92
To let someone on one´s own; to let someone by one´self.

2. (also be left stranded) to be left helpless without eg money or friends. He was left stranded in Yugoslavia without his money or his passport.

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Henry Cunha 3 17 182
jorgeluiz escreveu:To let someone on one´s own; to let someone by one´self.

2. (also be left stranded) to be left helpless without eg money or friends. He was left stranded in Yugoslavia without his money or his passport.

cheers !
It sounds better to me

To leave someone on his/her/their own; to leave someone by himself/herself/themselves

to let = permitir
to leave = deixar