Meaning of “let sth out” in the English Dictionary

"let sth out" in British English

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let sth out

phrasal verb with let uk /let/ us /let/ verb present participle letting, past tense and past participle let


to cause something to come out:

He let the air out of the balloon.
She let out a scream (= she made this noise).

(Definition of “let sth out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)