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let out

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verb uk phrasal verb with let   /let/ ( present participle letting, past tense and past participle let) us  
When something that people go to, such as school or a show, lets out, it ends and everyone leaves: When does school let out for the summer?
Translations of “let out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 結束, (學校)放假,放學, (演出)散場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 结束, (学校)放假,放学, 演出散场…
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