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Related to let go: Let Go and Let God
See Usage entry at release - let go.
release let go
Release and let go are used in similar ways. Release is more formal than let go.
If you release a person or animal or let them go, you allow them to leave or escape.
To release or let go of something or someone also means to stop holding them.
|Verb||1.||let go - release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"|
unclasp - release from a clasp; "She clasped and unclasped her hands"
pop - release suddenly; "pop the clutch"
toggle - release by a toggle switch; "toggle a bomb from an airplane"
unhand - remove the hand from
unleash - release or vent; "unleash one's anger"
let loose, loose, unleash - turn loose or free from restraint; "let loose mines"; "Loose terrible plagues upon humanity"
unleash - release from a leash; "unleash the dogs in the park"
|2.||let go - be relaxed; "Don't be so worried all the time--just let go!"|
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"