Let up

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Definition

to let up: to calm, to slow down, to diminish, to stop, to cease
verb
-Has the rain let up yet? -No, it is still raining heavily.
After years of flirting with Marie, Philip let up when he found out that she is married.

Examples

  • "Well folks, it looks like the rain is finally going to let up today."

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