Meaning of “let sth ride” in the English Dictionary

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"let sth ride" in British English

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let sth ride

informal

to not take any action to stop something wrong or unpleasant, thinking that action may not be necessary or is not yet necessary:

Don't panic about the low sales - let it ride for a while and see if business picks up.

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

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