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let go (2)

This page is about the collocation let go (2)

collocation pattern: verb + verb

Meaning

to stop holding on to something

For example

  • Don't let go until the train stops moving.

  • After letting his balloon go, Billy watched it float up into the sky.

Quick Quiz

You have to let something go if it gets

a. too hot

b. too tired

c. too expensive

Contributor: Matt Errey