LET IT BE definición, LET IT BE significado | diccionario de inglés definición




      vb   , lets, letting, let   tr; usually takes an infinitive without: to or an implied infinitive  
1    to permit; allow  
she lets him roam around     
2    imperative or dependent imperative  
a    used as an auxiliary to express a request, proposal, or command, or to convey a warning or threat  
let's get on, just let me catch you here again!     
b    (in mathematical or philosophical discourse) used as an auxiliary to express an assumption or hypothesis  
let ``a'' equal ``b''     
c    used as an auxiliary to express resigned acceptance of the inevitable  
let the worst happen     
a    to allow the occupation of (accommodation) in return for rent  
b    to assign (a contract for work)  
4    to allow or cause the movement of (something) in a specified direction  
to let air out of a tyre     
5      (Irish)  
informal   to utter  
to let a cry     
6    let alone   conj   much less; not to mention  
I can't afford wine, let alone champagne     
7    let or leave alone or be   to refrain from annoying or interfering with  
let the poor cat alone     
8    let go      See       go   1       59  
9    let loose  
a    to set free  
b    Informal   to make (a sound or remark) suddenly  
he let loose a hollow laugh     
c    Informal   to discharge (rounds) from a gun or guns  
they let loose a couple of rounds of ammunition     
10      (Brit)   the act of letting property or accommodation  
the majority of new lets are covered by the rent regulations        (See also)        let down       let in       let into       let off       let on       let out       let through       let up  
     (Old English lætan to permit; related to Gothic letan, German lassen)  
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let, -let, let down, let alone

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expression used to encourage someone to say what is on their mind, what is bothering them
This expression means it is better to let one's emotions out, rather than bottled up inside. It is also often said when someone has gas.
this is just something my grandmother would say in cajun french
means "that's just the way it is"
c'est comme ça, point barre
not to be able to act like a man, be a pussy
to be lost
he went missing my dog went missing for three days
Slang expression meaning one being annoying.
"You`re a prick when you ask those questions."
behave in a manner that is commonly considered as specific to women
[Fam.] it is used most frequently when referring to men who show lack of courage or an excessive shyness or sensitivity. E.g Don't be a pussy; You're such a pussy
be stupid
expression used when someone becomes irritating
be a man
be kept waiting
be exactly right
[Fam.] Ex.: Her guess was right on the money.
be tone-deaf
comes from a pun related to Van Gogh (a painter) cutting off his left ear and the expression "have an ear for music" = be particularly good at learning music
damn it!
Rats! I will be late to the meeting.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
new trend in computing to take into account the environmental aspect when designing IT systems.
it's ready!
or "dinner's ready!"; "lunch is ready!"; "breakfast's ready!"
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
"to be up for it" means to be willing to participate
she's really up for it: elle est partante
consider that two parties don't owe anything to each other
avoid or at least minimize risks ; choose the safest way in case of doubt
to be on the safe side ; play safe
ça craint! ; c'est nul!
able to be seen
[US] Ex.: the car in front of us was visible because we had the lights on
to be unable to think for oneself
used in a condescending way
if you can't be arsed to do something, you can't be bothered to do it (you are too lazy to do it)
colloquial, British, very common
be in a good shape
be consumed by an emotion; experience an intense feeling
be beside oneself with joy/ grief/ anger etc.
to be left in a state of confusion or uncertainty
it sounds interesting or attractive
means a liquid is not clear: this tea's got bits in it, I don't like yogurt with bits in it
assez proche de l'idée de 'il y a à boire et à manger'
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