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let yourself go

informal to allow yourself to become less attractive or healthy: It's easy to let yourself go when you've got small kids. to relax completely and enjoy yourself: It's a party - let yourself go!
Translations of “let yourself go”
in Chinese (Traditional) 放任自流, 不修邊幅, 放縱自己…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放任自流, 不修边幅, 放纵自己…
(Definition of let yourself go from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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