letup

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noun let·up \ˈlet-ˌəp\

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

1836

First Known Use of letup

1836


LETUP Defined for English Language Learners

letup

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noun let·up \ˈlet-ˌəp\

Definition of letup for English Language Learners

  • : a time during which something stops or slows down



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