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let down

verb

Definition of let down

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to allow to descend gradually

  3. 2 a :  to fail to support <felt her parents had let her down> b :  disappoint <the plot lets you down at the end> <afraid of letting his father down>



Examples of let down in a sentence

  1. <with my poor performance I really felt that I had let my teammates down>



12th Century

First Known Use of let down

12th century


Medical Dictionary

let down

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transitive verb \-ˈdau̇n\

Medical Definition of let down

  1. :  to release (formed milk) within the mammary gland or udder





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