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Present participle for to release someone from confinement or captivity
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“It was sound policy to let the prisoners go, taking the risk of seeing them again one day, for the sake of discouraging resistance at sea.”
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Present participle for to release from one's grasp or possession
“How do you let go of the past and start having a blast?”
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Present participle for to dismiss someone from an employment position or a relationship
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“My father decided he had to let the staff go due to the lack of business.”
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Present participle for to ignore or disregard (something)
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Present participle for to loosen or slacken the tension of
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Present participle for to excuse (something that is generally frowned on)
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(of time or an opportunity) Present participle for to fail to take advantage of
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Present participle for to release from a physical restraint
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Present participle for to remove from suspicion
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Present participle for to unloose
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(with reference to an organized group) Present participle for to break up or cause to break up
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Present participle for let loose
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Present participle for enjoy oneself or celebrate in a noisy or boisterous way
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Present participle for to free from a tangled or twisted state
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Present participle for to shed tears
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Present participle for explode or cause to explode
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Present participle for to throw or launch something in a given direction
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Present participle for play or move about in a cheerful and lively way
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Present participle for to show mercy to, especially by not punishing or killing
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Present participle for to shoot a projectile
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Present participle for to give away (something valuable) for the purpose of gaining something else
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Present participle for to allow to continue
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Present participle for to surrender to arguments, demands, or pressure
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Present participle for to send away or order to leave
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The act of (usually temporarily) terminating someone's employment
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