Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for lets up?

Need synonyms for lets up? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

To relax one's efforts
more ❯
“I hope they take careful note of the fact that we are not going to let up on this problem.”
To pause take a break from doing something
“McCain would temporarily let up in his criticism of his opponent, but he exercised no restraint on Thursday.”
To draw to an end or close
more ❯
“The rain would let up for a while, but then the skies would darken again, and the downpour would start anew.”
To treat in a more lenient manner
“Now, that he's participated in a debate, and the reviews ranged from pretty good to OK, do you think they'll let up on him at all?”
To diminish in intensity or severity, especially gradually
more ❯
“The cold weather in the state had not let up one bit.”
To terminate or put off an action, task, or behavior
To make or become less taut or tight
To cause to slow down or stop, especially a moving vehicle
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
Find Synonyms
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2024