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Meaning of “let sth rest” in the English Dictionary

"let sth rest" in British English

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let sth rest

informal to not ​talk about or ​mention a ​particularsubject: After he had told his ​friends he was writing a ​novel, they wouldn't ​let the ​subject rest.
(Definition of let sth rest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “let sth rest”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不再讨论, 不再提…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不再討論, 不再提…
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