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Pronunciation: /lɛt/

transitive verb/فعل متعد (present participle/اسم الفاعل -tt-) (past tense/زمن الماضي, past participle/اسم المفعول let)

  • 1 (in suggestions) let's go for a swim لِنَذْهَبْ للسِباحةِ let's give it a try هَيّا نُجَرِّبُهُ ok, let's start! حَسَناً، فَلْنَبْدَأْ! let me see ..., let's see … دَعْني أَرى ... let's pretend that this is the interview دَعْنا نَتَظاهَرُ أنّ هذه هي المُقابَلةُ 'let's dance, Susan' - 'yes, let's!' ’هَيّا نَرْقُصُ، يا سوزان‘ - ’أَجَلْ، هَيّا!‘
  • 2 (in commands, in defiance) let there be no doubt about it! يَجِبُ أَلاّ يَكونَ هُناكَ أَيُّ شَكٍّ في هذا! let's not talk about that! دَعْنا نَتْرُكُ الحَديثَ في هذا الأَمْرِ! let that be a lesson to you! لِيَكُنْ ذلك دَرْساً لَكَ! could you let me have that in writing? هل تَسْمَحُ بِأَنْ تُعْطِيَني ذلك مَكْتوباً؟ let's face it; you were wrong دَعْنا نُواجِهُ الحَقيقةَ؛ لَقَدْ كُنْتَ مُخْطِئاً
  • 3 (to allow) to let sb do sth سَمَحَ لِشَخْصٍ بِأَنْ يَفْعَلَ شَيْئاً they let the children feed the animals يَسْمَحونَ للأَطْفالِ بِإطْعامِ الحَيَواناتِ let me go first دَعْني أَذْهَبُ أَوَّلاً let me pay for dinner دَعْني أَدْفَعُ حِسابَ العَشاءِ let me have a look دَعْني أُلْقي نَظْرةً they let us in without paying ‫سَمَحوا لَنا بالدُخولِ دون أنْ نَدْفَعَ‬ don't let me forget to get the paper لا تَدَعْني أَنْسى إحْضارَ الجَريدةِ don't let the milk boil over! لا تَتْرُك الحَليبَ يَفورُ! to let one's hair grow أَطالَ شَعْرَهُ to let one's beard grow أَطْلَقَ لِحْيَتَهُ
  • 4 (with free movement, passage) to let sb through أَفْسَحَ الطَريقَ لِشَخْصٍ to let sb on/off the bus أَفْسَحَ الطَريقَ لِشَخْصٍ حتّى يَصْعَدَ إلى \ يَنْزِلَ من الحافِلةِ can you let me off here? هل يُمْكِنُكَ أنْ تُنْزِلَني هُنا؟ I let myself in سَمَحْتُ لِنَفْسي بالدُخولِ to let air into a room سَمَحَ للهَواءِ بالدُخولِ إلى الحُجْرةِ to let the air out of a tyre أَفْرَغَ إطاراً من الهَواءِ
  • 5 (to insert) to let a door/window into a wall فَتَحَ باباً \ نافِذةً في حائِطٍ
  • 6 (in propositions) let y = 25 افْتَرِضْ أنّ ص = 25

conjunction phrase/عبارة ربط (let alone)

  • فَما بالُكَ ب she was too ill to stand let alone walk كانَتْ مَريضةً جِدًّا وَلا تَسْتَطيعُ الوُقوفَ فَما بالُكَ بالمَشْيِ

Phrasal verbs

let down

let [sb] down (to disappoint) [organization] [person] خَذَلَ [شَخْصاً] the satnav has never let me down لم يَخْذُلْني جِهازُ المِلاحةِ أَبَداً the guide/driver let us down خَذَلَنا المُرْشِدُ \ السائِقُ side
let [sth] downlet down [sth] (to lower) أَنْزَلَ [شَيْئاً] [a bucket] [basket] he let down the car window فَتَحَ نافِذةَ السَيّارةِ 1.1 (British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية) (to deflate) أَفْرَغَ من الهَواءِ [a tyre] 1.2 (to lengthen) أَسْبَلَ (IV) [the hem]; أَرْخى (IV) [skirt]

let go

(to loosen one's grip) خَفَّفَ قَبْضَتَهُ don't let go! لا تَدَعْهُ يُفْلِتُ من قَبْضَتِكَ!
let [sb/sth] golet go [sb/sth] (to free) أَطْلَقَ سَراحَ [شَخْصٍ] [a hostage] [suspect] 1.1 (to release) أَفْلَتَ قَبْضَتَهُ عن [شَخْصٍ \ شَيْءٍ] [a person] [sleeve] [arm] let me go, let go of me! اُتْرُكْني! let go of my arm اُتْرُكْ ذِراعي 1.2 (to lay off) فَصَلَ [شَخْصاً] [an employee] to be let go فُصِلَ من عَمَلِهِ 1.3to let oneself go (uninhibitedly) أَطْلَقَ لِنَفْسِهِ العِنانَ
let [sth] golet go [sth] (to release) أَرْخى قَبْضَتَهُ عن [شَيْءٍ] [the rope] [bar] she wouldn't let go of her bag لم تُرِدْ أنْ تَتْرُكَ الحَقيبةَ تُفْلِتُ من يَدِها

let in

let in [sth]let [sth] in (to allow to enter) [roof] [shoes] [window] سَرَّبَ [شَيْئاً] [water] 1.1 (in scoring) سَمَحَ لِخَصْمِهِ بِتَسْجيلِ [شَيْءٍ] [a goal]
let [sb] inlet in [sb] (to admit) سَمَحَ ل [شَخْصٍ] بالدُخولِ [a cat] [thief] I let the cat in أَدْخَلْتُ القِطّةَ 1.1 (to expose oneself to) to let oneself in for trouble/a shock عَرَّضَ نَفْسَهُ للخَطَرِ \ لِصَدْمةٍ 1.2to let sb in on a secret/joke أَطْلَعَ شَخْصاً على سِرٍّ \ نُكْتةٍ

let off

let off [sth] أَطْلَقَ [شَيْئاً] [fireworks]; فَجَّرَ [شَيْئاً] [bomb]; أَطْلَقَ النارَ من [شَيْءٍ] [rifle]
let [sb] off (to leave unpunished) تَرَكَ [شَخْصاً] دون عِقابٍ [the culprit] to be let off with (just a) fine لم يَتَلَقَّ أَيَّ عِقابٍ وَأُلْزِمَ فَقَطْ بِدَفْعِ غَرامةٍ 1.1to let sb off sth (to excuse) أَعْفى شَخْصاً من شَيْءٍ [homework] [chores]

let on

(to reveal sth) كَشَفَ (I) (stem vowel = i) don't let on! لا تُخْبِرْ أَحَداً! she knows them better than she lets on تَعْرِفُ عَنْهُمْ أَكْثَرَ مِمّا تُخْبِرُ بِهِ

let out

let out (American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية) [school] بَدَأَ العُطْلةَ
let out [sth] (to emit) أَطْلَقَ [شَيْئاً] [a scream] [sigh] to let out a scream of terror أَطْلَقَ صَرْخةَ رُعْبٍ he let out a sigh of relief تَنَفَّسَ الصُعَداءَ 1.1 (British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية) (to reveal) كَشَفَ [شَيْئاً] she let out that we were leaving كَشَفَتْ أَنَّنا سَنُغادِرُ
let [sth] outlet out [sth] (to release) أَطْلَقَ سَراحَ [شَيْءٍ] [an animal] 1.1 (to alter) وَسَّعَ [شَيْئاً] [a skirt] [the waist]
let [sb] out (to release) أَطْلَقَ سَراحَ [شَخْصٍ] [a prisoner]; سَمَحَ ل [شَخْصٍ] بالخُروجِ [class]

let through

let [sb] throughlet through [sb] (in crowds) أَفْسَحَ الطَريقَ ل [شَخْصٍ]

let up

(to ease off) [rain] [wind] هَدَأَ (I) (stem vowel = a) the rain/wind never let up لم يَهْدَأ المَطَرُ \ تَهْدَأ الريحُ أَبَداً 1.1 (to slow down) [worker] تَوانى (VI) he never lets up لا يُقَصِّرُ أَبَداً 1.2 [informal/غير رسمي] (to be less severe) to let up on sb خَفَّفَ الضَغْطَ عن شَخْصٍ

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let2

Pronunciation: /lɛt/

transitive verb/فعل متعد (present participle/اسم الفاعل -tt-) (past tense/زمن الماضي, past participle/اسم المفعول let)

  • (also let out (British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية) )
    (to rent out) أَجَّرَ (II)

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