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let out

phrasal verb with let  us   /let/ verb [T]

let out (FINISH)

(of a ​class or ​school) to end or be ​finished: My ​historyclass lets out at 4:15. When does ​yourschool let out for the ​summer?
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let out

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