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1. let

verb. ['ˈlɛt'] make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen.

Synonyms

  • allow
  • permit

Antonyms

  • convict
  • obfuscate
  • guilty

Etymology

  • leten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • letten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lettan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. let

verb. ['ˈlɛt'] actively cause something to happen.

Synonyms

  • make
  • stimulate
  • cause
  • get
  • induce

Antonyms

  • ambiguous
  • obscurity
  • incomprehensible
  • indefinite

Etymology

  • leten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • letten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lettan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. let

verb. ['ˈlɛt'] consent to, give permission.

Synonyms

  • stick out
  • support
  • clear
  • give
  • consent
  • intromit
  • privilege
  • digest
  • trust
  • pass
  • allow in
  • let in
  • legitimate
  • legalize
  • permit
  • legitimise
  • authorise
  • put up
  • authorize
  • legitimatise
  • favor
  • include
  • bear
  • stand
  • go for
  • countenance
  • furlough
  • grant
  • decriminalise
  • suffer
  • legitimatize
  • tolerate
  • brook
  • accept
  • admit
  • legalise
  • legitimize
  • decriminalize
  • favour
  • allow
  • endure
  • stomach

Antonyms

  • criminalize
  • refuse
  • outlaw
  • criminalise
  • disallow
  • reject

Etymology

  • leten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • letten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lettan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. let

verb. ['ˈlɛt'] cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition.

Synonyms

  • have
  • make

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • disagree
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • leten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • letten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lettan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. let

verb. ['ˈlɛt'] leave unchanged.

Synonyms

  • leave behind
  • leave

Antonyms

  • lose
  • indistinct
  • unclearness

Etymology

  • leten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • letten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lettan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. let

verb. ['ˈlɛt'] grant use or occupation of under a term of contract.

Synonyms

  • sublease
  • lease
  • give
  • rent

Antonyms

  • decertify
  • opacity
  • opaque
  • clutter

Etymology

  • leten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • letten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lettan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. LET

noun. a brutal terrorist group active in Kashmir; fights against India with the goal of restoring Islamic rule of India.

Synonyms

  • Lashkar-e-Tayyiba
  • Army of the Pure
  • Army of the Righteous
  • Lashkar-e-Toiba

8. let

noun. ['ˈlɛt'] a serve that strikes the net before falling into the receiver's court; the ball must be served again.

Synonyms

  • serve
  • net ball

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate

Etymology

  • leten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • letten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lettan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. on

adverb. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] with a forward motion.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)

10. on

adjective. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] in operation or operational.

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)

Example sentences of the word let-on


1. Noun Phrase
Unless everyone involved is comfortable with you dating both of them, you need to let one of your boys down.

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