English version

let out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlet out phrasal verb1 let out somethingSOUND to suddenly make a loud sound such as a shout or crylet out a scream/cry/roar etc He let out a cry of disbelief.2 let something ↔ outLOOSE to make a piece of clothing wider or looser, especially because it is too tight3 let something ↔ out British EnglishLEND to charge someone an amount of money for the use of a room or building We’re letting out our son’s old room to a student.4 American EnglishFINISH/COME TO AN END if a school, college, film etc lets out, it ends and the people attending it can leave What time does the movie let out? let the cat out of the bag at cat(2) let→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
let outA hand touched her shoulder. She let out a scream."It can't be true, " Maria said, letting out a sob.You'll either have to let that skirt out or lose some weight.let out a scream/cry/roar etcAsmodeus stiffened as the beam engulfed him, let out a roar of disapproval and was promptly atomized.But the red-beard had already let out a roar of fury, and launched himself forward.She let out a cry of rage.At this point, you will let out a scream suggesting that some one has just blown off your toe with a. 45.
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Verb table
let
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theylet
he, she, itlets
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theylet
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave let
he, she, ithas let
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad let
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill let
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have let
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam letting
he, she, itis letting
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you, we, theyare letting
Past
I, he, she, itwas letting
you, we, theywere letting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been letting
he, she, ithas been letting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been letting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be letting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been letting
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