allow to do or happen
"Lashkar-e-Toiba has committed mass murders of civilian Hindus"
"This permits the water to rush in"
"This sealed door won't allow the water come into the basement"
"This will permit the rain to run off"
"I let it be known that I was not interested"
"She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"
"I won't let the police search her basement"
"I cannot allow you to see your exam"
"He got his squad on the ball"
"This let me in for a big surprise"
"He got a girl into trouble"
"let it be"
"I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners"
The West End is full of shops to let.
出自： S. Spender
So she gravitated upwards, letting the ground floor to tenants.
出自： P. Norman
The contract has been let for the M40..road.
A Church let and hindered from striking out boldly on new paths.
The cars all stopped to let the fire engine by.
I shall let that remark pass.
别放手。 let go sth
Don't let go the rope.
Let go my shirt.
He was about to let go the arrow when someone called him.
他正要射箭,突然有人喊他。 let go of sb/sth
You're mad,Kehr!For heaven's sake, let go of me!
But I let go of it, how could it burn me?
Let go of that, please.
You cross the road with Granny,Ad—and don't let go of her hand till you're on the other pavement.
Don't let go of the handle.
I hope you realize what you're letting yourself in for!
Don't let that tiger loose.
She let the balloon loose and it quickly rose into the air.
Has the dog been let loose or is it still tied up?
狗已经放了还是仍在拴着? let sb loose
No one should let a young child loose on a car with the engine running.
Who let that student loose on the class?
谁让那个学生在课堂上胡闹的? let loose
The dark clouds are going to let loose soon.
You're lucky that they let you off all washing-up.
The teacher told us that he would let us off our homework.
She let the boy off playing piano.
Don't let on about his hiding place.
别告诉别人他躲藏的地方。 let on to-v
Don't ever let on to know me.
She let on not to understand.
她假装不理解。 let on that-clause
Don't let on that I've let her into the secret.
Don't let on that I saw him coming out of the shop late at night.
He let on that he was a professor.
他冒充他是个教授。 let on to sb that-clause
Don't let on to Kehr that we are going to the movie tonight.We don't want her to know.
Don't trouble to see me to the door,I'll let myself out.
I'd rather not let the children out in this wet weather, for it is very easy for them to catch a cold.
The doctors are letting mother out of hospital next week.
If neither of us wants to go to the party, we'll have to find an excuse to let us out.
After six years they let him out for good behaviour.
Don't let the dog out.
Please let the water out of the bathtub.
If the tyres are too hard, just let some of the air out.
Jacelin has become so fat that his wife has had to let out his trousers several inches round the waist.
Let out the main sail, let's make use of this wind!
She let out a terrible scream.
It's good to let out your feelings in a shout.
Dade won't be let out of prison for at least six years.
If he was given five years' imprisonment, he could be let out after three years.
要是他被判5年徒刑,他就可能在3年后出狱。 let sth ⇔ out
He used to let out cars by the day.
In the park boats are let out for 30 fen per hour.
那公园出租小艇,每小时租金3角。 let sth ⇔ out
Don't let the fire out, will you?
别让火熄灭,好吗? let sb ⇔ out
“The regular teacher is back, isn't he?”“Good, that lets me out!”
I was glad to be let out of that nasty affair, and have someone more experienced handle the trouble.
我真高兴能从那件棘手的事情中解脱出来,让更有经验的人去对付那个难题。 let out
Cage let out in all directions but his attackers were too strong for him.
凯奇左踢右打,但攻击他的人比他厉害得多。 let out at sb
Once he gets angry, he lets out at anyone who opposes him.
他一旦生起气来,就破口大骂反对他的人。 let out
School lets out at 3 o'clock.
The movie lets out at 11 o'clock.
这场电影11点散场。 let sth ⇔ out
Someone had let the news out.
Keep this to yourself, don't let it out to the press.
你要保守秘密,别把它泄露给新闻界。 let out that/wh-clause
Mary accidentally let out that her mother had telephoned.
Jane let out where she had hidden her father's birthday present.
简无意中把藏着给父亲的生日礼物的地方说了出去。 let the cat out of the bag
We want to surprise Mother with a birthday gift;but Peter let the cat out of the bag by asking her what she would like.
We need some partly transparent window shades to let the light through but not the heat.
The examiners let the weak student through, but warned him that he must improve his work.
Open the curtains to let some light through the window.
Facer was let through the examination, but warned to improve his study.
那个学生来了,我让他上楼吗? let up
We mustn't let up now that we have nearly achieved our object.
The rain began to let up.
When is this hot weather going to let up?
天气这么热,什么时候才能变得凉快一些呢? let sth ⇔ up
We have overspent.We'll have to let up our expenditures next month.
We can't let up on our efforts to compete with other more successful firms.