What is another word for let?

Pronunciation: [lˈɛt] (IPA)

Synonyms for Let:

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What are the hypernyms for Let?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Let?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the opposite words for let?

The word "let" means to allow or permit, but there are several antonyms for it that signify the opposite. One such antonym is "prevent," which means to stop something from happening. Another antonym is "prohibit," which means to make something illegal or forbidden. "Hinder" is also an antonym for "let," meaning to obstruct or impede. "Deny" is yet another opposite of "let," meaning to refuse something requested or demanded. Finally, "forbid" is an antonym for "let," which means to prohibit something from being done. Knowing these antonyms can help you choose the right word to express the opposite of "let" in a sentence.

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Usage examples for Let

let us get out!
"Leo the Circus Boy"
Ralph Bonehill
He would not let Israel go.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
And-and-let me tell you this.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes

Famous quotes with Let

  • I tell kids that people will let them down and people will hurt them. But Jesus Christ will never let them down and never hurt them.
    Willie Aames
  • The pitcher has got only a ball. I've got a bat. So the percentage in weapons is in my favor and I let the fellow with the ball do the fretting.
    Hank Aaron
  • We want the Israelis to leave. They want to leave - so let us let them leave.
    Mahmoud Abbas
  • I have started that which the country will not willingly let die.
    Cleveland Abbe
  • For all of those willing to help me start a family, I am flattered. I will let you know when I need your help.
    Paula Abdul

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