LET Definition

Define what is LET?

1. Army of the Pure, Army of the Righteous, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Lashkar-e-Tayyiba, Lashkar-e-Toiba, LET (noun)

a brutal terrorist group active in Kashmir; fights against India with the goal of restoring Islamic rule of India.

  • Lashkar-e-Toiba has committed mass murders of civilian Hindus.

2. allow, LET, permit (verb)

make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen.

  • This permits the water to rush in.
  • This sealed door won't allow the water come into the basement.
  • This will permit the rain to run off.
Synonyms: allow, permit
Antonyms: prevent, keep (verb)

stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state.

Hyponyms

pass verb
allow to go without comment or censure.

3. net ball, LET (noun)

a serve that strikes the net before falling into the receiver's court; the ball must be served again.

    Synonyms: net ball
    Hypernyms

    serve, Service noun
    (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play.

    4. LET (verb)

    actively cause something to happen.

    • I let it be known that I was not interested.
    Hypernyms

    cause, induce, stimulate, make, get, have verb
    cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner.

    5. countenance, permit, allow, LET (verb)

    consent to, give permission.

    • She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband.
    • I won't let the police search her basement.
    • I cannot allow you to see your exam.
    Antonyms: disallow, forbid, nix, prohibit, proscribe, interdict, veto (verb)

    command against.

    Hypernyms

    consent, go for, accept verb
    give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to.

    Hyponyms

    tolerate, brook, endure, stomach, abide, digest, stick out, bear, put up, suffer, stand, support verb
    put up with something or somebody unpleasant.

    furlough verb
    grant a leave to.

    give verb
    allow to have or take.

    permit, tolerate, allow verb
    allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting.

    authorize, authorise, clear, pass verb
    grant authorization or clearance for.

    let in, admit, include verb
    allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of.

    privilege, favour, favor verb
    bestow a privilege upon.

    decriminalise, decriminalize, legalise, legalize, legitimate, legitimatise, legitimatize, legitimise, legitimize verb
    make legal.

    trust verb
    allow without fear.

    allow in, intromit, admit, let in verb
    allow to enter; grant entry to.

    6. get, LET, have (verb)

    cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition.

    • He got his squad on the ball.
    • This let me in for a big surprise.
    • He got a girl into trouble.
    Synonyms: get, have
    Hypernyms

    make, get verb
    give certain properties to something.

    7. LET (verb)

    leave unchanged.

    • let it be.
    Hypernyms

    leave alone, leave behind, leave verb
    leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking.

    8. rent, lease, LET (verb)

    grant use or occupation of under a term of contract.

    • I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners.
    Synonyms: rent, lease
    Hypernyms

    give verb
    transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody.

    Hyponyms

    sublease, sublet verb
    lease or rent all or part of (a leased or rented property) to another person.

    Nearby Terms

    let alone (adverb)
    much less

    let down (verb)
    move something or somebody to a lower position

    let drive (verb)
    fire as from a gun

    let fly (verb)
    fire as from a gun

    let go (verb)
    release, as from one's grip

    let go of (verb)
    release, as from one's grip

    let in (verb)
    allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of

    let it go (verb)
    not act

    let loose (verb)
    express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

    let off (verb)
    grant exemption or release to

    let on (verb)
    make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret

    let out (verb)
    express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

    let the cat out of the bag (verb)
    divulge confidential information or secrets

    let up (verb)
    become less in amount or intensity

    letch (noun)
    man with strong sexual desires