Hindi translation of 'let'
let /let लेट्/
Word forms: lets, letting, let
1. transitive verb
If you let something happen, you allow it to happen.
Thorne let him talk.
Mum doesn't let me have many sweets.
I can't let myself be distracted.
2. transitive verb
If you let someone into, out of, or through a place, you allow them to enter, leave, or go through it.
आने या जाने की अनुमति देना
I let myself into the flat.
I'd better go and let the dog out.
3. transitive verb
You use let me when you are introducing something you want to do, or something you are offering to do.
मुझे...(करने, निकलने, जाने) दें
Let me explain.
Let me get you something to drink.
4. transitive verb
You use let's or let us when you are making a suggestion.
I'm bored. Let's go home.
'Shall we go in?' — 'Yes, let's.'
5. transitive verb, phrasal verb
If you let your house or land to someone, or if you let it out, you allow them to use it in exchange for regular payments.
किराया लगाना/किराए पर लगा देना
Let alone is used after a statement, usually a negative one, to indicate that the statement is even more true of the person or situation that you are going to mention next.
‘की तो बात रहने दें’
‘...की कौन कहे’
It is incredible that the 12-year-old managed to reach the pedals, let alone drive the car.
If you let go of someone or something, you stop holding them.
मुक्त कर देना
She let go of Mona's hand.
If you let someone know something, you make sure that they know about it.
If you do want to go, please let me know.
If you let someone down, you disappoint them, usually by not doing something that you said you would do.
Don't worry, Robert, I won't let you down.
If you let down something filled with air, such as a tyre, you allow air to escape from it.
If an object lets in something such as air or water, it allows air or water to get into it or pass through it.
अंदर आने देना
(से होकर) गुजरने देना
There is no glass in the front door to let in light.
let in on
If you let someone in on something that is a secret from most people, you allow them to know about it.
ज्ञात हो जाने देना
If someone in authority lets you off a task or duty, they give you permission not to do it.[Brit]
नहीं करने की छूट देना
They let me off a couple of performances to go to Yorkshire.
If you let someone off, you give them a lighter punishment than they expect or no punishment at all.
क्षमा कर देना
If you let off an explosive or a gun, you explode or fire it.
They let off fireworks to celebrate the Revolution.
If you do not let on that something is true, you do not tell anyone that it is true.[Brit]
राज बता देना
I'd be in trouble if I let on.
If something or someone lets water, air, or breath out, they allow it to flow out or escape.
It lets sunlight in but doesn't let heat out.
2. see also let 5
If an unpleasant, continuous process lets up, it stops or reduces.
रोक टोक करना
कम हो जाना
The rain finally let up.
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Example Sentences Including 'let'
I let out my breath: I'd been unaware I'd been holding it in.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I suppose there'd be some women there who'd let Boris put the hard word on'em.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Jesus, I bet they don't let you take around the plate -'Bruce, I've turned over a new leaf.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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'let' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَسْمَحُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: deixar
- Chinese: 允许
- Croatian: pustiti
- Czech: dovolit dovolovat
- Danish: lade
- Dutch: toestaan
- European Spanish: dejar permitir
- Finnish: sallia
- French: laisser
- German: lassen
- Greek: αφήνω
- Italian: lasciare
- Japanese: ･･･させる
- Korean: 허락하다
- Norwegian: la
- Polish: pozwolić pozwalać
- Portuguese: deixar
- Romanian: a permite
- Russian: разрешать
- Spanish: dejar permitir
- Swedish: hyra ut
- Thai: อนุญาต
- Turkish: izin vermek
- Ukrainian: дозволяти дозволити
- Vietnamese: để cho
Translation of let from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary