let up

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

let up

verb

Definition of LET UP

intransitive verb
1
a :  to diminish or slow down :  slacken
b :  cease, stop
2
:  to become less severe —used with on

Examples of LET UP

  1. <the rain let up just as we reached the house>
  2. <the windmill slowed down as the wind let up>

First Known Use of LET UP

1787

Rhymes with LET UP

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