let englannista suomeksi
antaa tehdä, antaa, sallia
päästää, antaa lupa, laskea
To allow to, not to prevent (qualifier).
- Pharaoh said, I will let you go.
1971, (w), ''(w)''
- He could not be let die of thirst there alone in the dark.
(quote-journal)| volume=189| issue=2| page=27| magazine=(w)| title=The tao of tech| passage=The dirty secret of the internet is that all this distraction and interruption is immensely profitable. Web companies like to boast about …, or offering services that let you "stay up to date with what your friends are doing",(..)and so on. But the real way to build a successful online business is to be better than your rivals at undermining people's control of their own attention.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
To allow the release of (a fluid).
To allow possession of (a property etc.) in exchange for rent.
To give, grant, or assign, as a work, privilege, or contract; often with ''out''.
To cause (qualifier).
- Soo within a whyle kynge Pellinore cam with a grete hoost / and salewed the peple and the kyng / and ther was grete ioye made on euery syde / Thenne the kyng lete serche how moche people of his party ther was slayne / And ther were founde but lytel past two honderd men slayne and viij knyȝtes of the table round in their pauelions
1818, (w), "To—":
- Time's sea hath been five years at its slow ebb, / Long hours have to and fro let creep the sand(nb..).
The allowing of possession of a property etc. in exchange for rent.
- He who now letteth will let, until he be taken out of the way.
- Mine ancient wound is hardly whole, / And lets me from the saddle.
1526, (w), trans. ''Bible'', Acts 8:
- And as they went on their waye, they cam unto a certayne water, and the gelded man sayde: Se here is water, what shall lett me to be baptised?
- No longer wold he lette.
1567 Arthur Golding; Ovid's Metamorphoses Bk. 3 Lines 60-1
- And Cadmus saw his campanie make tarience in that sort
- He marveld what should be their let, and went to seeke them out.
(RQ:Florio Montaigne Essayes)
- Consider whether your doings be to the let of your salvation or not.
flight (the act of flying)
(nl-verb form of)
(past participle of)- read
strap (of leather)