let it go


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Verb1.let it go - not act; "He thought of a reply but let it go"
refrain, forbear - resist doing something; "He refrained from hitting him back"; "she could not forbear weeping"
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There ain't necessity enough in this case; and, besides, Jim's a nigger, and wouldn't understand the reasons for it, and how it's the custom in Europe; so we'll let it go.
So I let it go at that, though I couldn't see no advantage in my representing a prisoner if I got to set down and chaw over a lot of gold-leaf distinctions like that every time I see a chance to hog a watermelon.
You get your teeth into something and don't let it go.