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Let

Definition of let:

part of speech: participle

Letting.

part of speech: verb

To hinder.

part of speech: verb

( B.) To prevent: to hinder.

part of speech: verb

To slacken or loose restraint upon: to give leave or power to: to allow, permit, suffer: to grant to a tenant or hirer:- pr. p. letting; pa. t. and pa. p. let.

part of speech: verb

To permit; allow; grant to a hirer; in Scripture, to hinder.

part of speech: noun

Hindrance; delay.

part of speech: verb

To permit; grant to a tenant; lease; give out on contract; allow to be done.

part of speech: participle

Let.

part of speech: noun

( law) Hinderance, obstruction: delay.

Usage examples for let:

  • An' let me tell you. "Dawn", Eleanor H. Porter.
  • All right, let 'em have it! "The Flockmaster of Poison Creek", George W. Ogden.
  • " You must let me help you," Doris said. "The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories", Ethel M. Dell.
  • And he let you go? "Ellen Middleton--A Tale", Georgiana Fullerton.

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