Definitions

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  • v. Present participle of let.
  • n. The rental of an apartment
  • n. The award of a public contract

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. property that is leased or rented out or let

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Examples

  • That is what I call letting the cat out of the bag.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Each shirt also features a label letting the consumer know exactly how many bottles were used to manufacture it.

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  • The creativity, short deadlines, demand what we call letting off of steam with the team!

    Kottu

  • The Republicans just need to be more acitve/vocal - – in letting citizens/voters know what exactly 'is in this Bill.

    Poll: Public backs giving Washington more power to regulate Wall Street

  • However, our President is right in letting people know about the ongoing successes of his plan to get America back on her feet economically.

    Steele: Obama should not declare economic success

  • The market for short-term letting of these properties is almost non-existent.

    Live and Let High

  • There's no peak season for short-term letting in London, so a buyer has the flexibility to decide when they want to stay for their own vacation.

    Live and Let High

  • "For the short-term letting and good yields, it's prime London and Cannes," says Ms. Dove.

    Live and Let High

  • The area is a little more complicated for letting, but it offers sunny local weather for regular vacations while a stream of glittery events through the year make for a transient market that's perfect for short-term letting.

    Live and Let High

  • He even has a sidekick comparable to Scottie Pippen's relationship with Jordan, with the biggest difference being Martin's occasional generosity in letting his 'third, John Morris, take the last shot in a close game.

    Martin is straw that stirs unbeaten Canadian curling team

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