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let in

vb (tr, adverb)
1. to allow to enter
2. let in for to involve (oneself or another) in (something more than is expected): he let himself in for a lot of extra work.
3. let in on to allow (someone) to know about or participate in
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.let in - allow participation in or the right to be part oflet in - allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of; "admit someone to the profession"; "She was admitted to the New Jersey Bar"
countenance, permit, allow, let - consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam"
admit, take on, accept, take - admit into a group or community; "accept students for graduate study"; "We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"
induct, initiate - accept people into an exclusive society or group, usually with some rite; "African men are initiated when they reach puberty"
readmit - admit again or anew; "After paying a penalty, the player was readmitted"
involve - engage as a participant; "Don't involve me in your family affairs!"
2.let in - allow to enterlet in - allow to enter; grant entry to; "We cannot admit non-members into our club building"; "This pipe admits air"
countenance, permit, allow, let - consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam"
repatriate - admit back into the country
readmit - admit anew; "The refugee was readmitted into his home country"
admit - serve as a means of entrance; "This ticket will admit one adult to the show"

let

verb
1. To give one's consent to:
Informal: OK.
2. To afford an opportunity for:
3. To neither forbid nor prevent:
4. To give temporary use of in return for payment:
hire (out), lease, rent.
phrasal verb
let down
1. To cause to descend:
2. To cause unhappiness by failing to satisfy the hopes, desires, or expectations of:
phrasal verb
let in
To serve as a means of entrance for:
phrasal verb
let off
1. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently:
2. To free from an obligation or duty:
phrasal verb
let out
1. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently:
2. To remove (a liquid) by a steady, gradual process:
drain, draw (off), pump, tap.
3. To disclose in a breach of confidence:
Informal: spill.
Archaic: discover.
phrasal verb
let up
1. To grow or cause to grow gradually less:
2. To become or cause to become less active or intense:
abate, bate, die (away, down, off, or out), ease (off or up), ebb, fall, fall off, lapse, moderate, remit, slacken, slack off, subside, wane.
3. To reduce in tension, pressure, or rigidity:
Translations
pustit dovnitř/venvpustit
lukke indlukke ud
päästää sisään
pustiti u što
beereszt
hleypa inn/út
入れる
안으로 들이다
släppa in
ให้เข้ามา
cho vào

w>let in

vt sep
waterdurchlassen
(= admit) air, cat, visitorhereinlassen; (to club etc) → zulassen (to zu); he let himself in (with his key)er schloss die Tür auf und ging hinein; he let her/himself into the apartmenter ließ sie/er ging in die Wohnung hinein; just let yourself ingeh einfach hinein; I was just letting myself inich schloss gerade die Tür auf
(= involve in) to let somebody in for a lot of workjdm eine Menge Arbeit aufhalsen; see what you’ve let me in for nowda hast du mir aber was eingebrockt! (inf); to let oneself in for somethingsich auf etw (acc)einlassen; I got let in for £50ich bin £ 50 losgeworden (inf)
(= allow to know) to let somebody in on something, to let somebody into somethingjdn in etw (acc)einweihen; she let me in on the secretsie hat es mir verraten
(Sew) to let in a paneleine Bahn einsetzen
vi (shoes, tent)Wasser durchlassen, undicht sein

let in

يُدْخِلُ vpustit lukke ind hereinlassen αφήνω να μπει dejar entrar päästää sisään laisser entrer pustiti u što fare entrare 入れる 안으로 들이다 binnenlaten slippe inn wpuścić deixar entrar пропускать släppa in ให้เข้ามา içeriye almak cho vào 放进
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