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let sb/sth out

phrasal verb with let uk   /let/  us   /let/ verb (present participle letting, past tense and past participle let)
B2 to ​allow someone or something to ​leave a ​place, ​especially by ​opening a ​closed or ​lockeddoor: I ​heard a ​voice from the ​cupboardshouting "Let me out!"

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