a walled plain in the third quadrant of the face of the moon: about 60 miles (100 km) in diameter.
[let] /lɛt/ verb (used with object), let, letting. 1. to allow or permit: to let him escape. 2. to allow to pass, go, or come: to let us through. 3. to grant the occupancy or use of (land, buildings, rooms, space, etc., or movable property) for rent or hire (sometimes followed by out). 4. to […]
- Let someone
, also see under let one .
- Let someone down
1. Fail to support someone; also, disappoint someone. For example, I was counting on John to come, but he let me down, or The team didn’t want to let down the coach. [ Late 1400s ] A British phrase with the same meaning is let the side down, alluding to some kind of competition (sports, […]
- Let someone off
verb phrase To decline to pursue or prosecute someone: The prosecutor let him off because he was a pal of the mayor (1828+)
- Let something ride
verb phrase To let something go on as it is; decline to change or intervene: Let the same order ride for now (1921+)