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letup

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noun let·up \ˈlet-ˌəp\

Simple Definition of letup

  • : a time during which something stops or slows down

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of letup

  1. :  a lessening of effort, activity, or intensity

Examples of letup in a sentence

  1. <the downpour continued for hours without letup>



1837

First Known Use of letup

1837


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