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Translation of "let" - English-Polish dictionary

let

verb [T]     /let/ ( present participle letting, past tense and past participle let)
ALLOW
B1 to allow someone to do something, or to allow something to happen pozwalać Let them play outside. Don't let the camera get wet. We let a whole year go by before we tried again.Allowing and permitting
let sb/sth in/past/through, etc
B2 to allow someone or something to move to a particular place wpuszczać/przepuszczać itp. kogoś/coś They won't let us past the gate. I won't let him near my children. The roof lets in a lot of rain.Allowing and permittingGeneral words for movement
let's
A2 something that you say when you are making a suggestion zróbmy coś Let's eat out tonight.Suggestions and proposals
let me/us
something that you say when you are offering to help someone pozwól, że ... Let me carry your cases.Polite expressionsHelping and co-operating
BUILDING
If you let a building or part of a building, you allow someone to live there and they give you money. wynajmować I let the top floor of my house to a student.Mortgages and real estateRenting, hiring and hire purchase in general Renting propertyRenting propertyMortgages and real estateRenting, hiring and hire purchase in general
Let's see/Let me see
something that you say when you are trying to remember something or calculate something zaraz, zaraz, zobaczmy Let's see - there are five people and only three beds. It must have been - let me see - three years ago.InterjectionsSounds used as interjections
Let's say
something that you say when you are suggesting a possible situation or action powiedzmy, że ... Let's say we'll meet back here in an hour.Suggestions and proposals
let sb know (sth)
A2 to tell someone something dać komuś znać (o czymś ) [+ question word] I'll let you know when we've fixed a date for the meeting.Announcing, informing and stating
let (sth) go
to stop holding something puszczać ( coś ) I let go of the rope.Falling and droppingMoving downwards
let yourself go
to allow yourself to become less attractive or healthy zaniedbać się Deteriorating and making worse
to relax completely and enjoy yourself rozluźnić się, poszaleć sobie It's a party - let yourself go!Calming and relaxing
let's face it
something that you say when the truth is unpleasant but must be accepted spójrzmy prawdzie w oczy Let's face it, we're not getting any younger.Honesty, openness and sincerity
→  See also let the cat out of the bag , let your hair down , get/let sb off the hook , let off steam , let alone , let sb down , let sb in , let yourself in for sth , let sb off , let on , let sb/sth out , let up
(Definition of let from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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