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English definition of “let sb off”

let sb off

phrasal verb with let     /let/ verb [T] (present participle letting, past tense and past participle let)
B2 to not punish someone who has done something wrong , or to not punish them severely : I'll let you off this time , but don't ever lie to me again. The judge let her off with (= only punished her with) a fine .Not punishing and reducing punishment
(Definition of let sb off from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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