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Definition 1: release, as from one's grip - [verb of contact]

Samples where let go or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Let go of the door handle, please!
  • relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall

Synonyms for let go in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of let go ) release from military service

(... is a kind of let go ) release from a leash

"unleash the dogs in the park"

(... is a kind of let go ) turn loose or free from restraint

"let loose mines" "Loose terrible plagues upon humanity"

(... is a kind of let go ) release or vent

"unleash one's anger"

(... is a kind of let go ) bring out of a specific state

(... is a kind of let go ) remove the hand from

(... is a kind of let go ) release by a toggle switch

"toggle a bomb from an airplane"

(... is a kind of let go ) release suddenly

"pop the clutch"

(... is a kind of let go ) release from a clasp

"She clasped and unclasped her hands"

(... is a kind of let go ) release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles

"I want to disengage myself from his influence" "disengage the gears"

Definition 2: be relaxed - [verb of stative]

Samples where let go or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Don't be so worried all the time--just let go!

(let go is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

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