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- Used other than as an idiom: see let, go.
- Please, Mom, can you let me go to her party?
- (intransitive, with of and transitive, with object before go) To release from one's grasp; to go from a state of holding on to a state of no longer holding on.
- You're hurting him! Let him go!
- Let go of the phone.
- To emotionally disengage or to distract oneself from a situation.
- (euphemistic) To dismiss from employment.
- The secretary didn't work out, so her boss told her she was being let go.
- (euphemistic, transitive) To fail to maintain a standard of appearance, behavior, or performance.
no longer hold on
dismiss from employment
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- (no longer hold on): leggo (imperative)