Sinônimos de let on
1 (verbo frasal)
to reveal (a secret)He knows who the culprit is, but he is not letting on.
She has refused to reveal her daughter's whereabouts.
Neither side would disclose details of the transaction.
I must say that that rather shocked me, too.
The facts tell a very different story.
I am willing to admit that I do make mistakes.
He was charged with divulging state secrets.
let the cat out of the bag (informal)
2 (verbo frasal)
to pretendI let on that I knew more than I really did.
He pretended to be asleep.
You can't feign interest in something you loathe.
They rolled about, simulating a bloodthirsty fight.
He listened to them, affecting an amused interest.
`I don't know,' he replied, professing innocence.
He financed a plot to counterfeit gold coins.
make believe, ,
He made believe he didn't understand what I was saying.
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in the sense of admit
to concede (the truth of something)I am willing to admit that I do make mistakes.
in the sense of affect
to put on a show ofHe listened to them, affecting an amused interest.
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