Synonyms for letting


1. lease, rental, letting, property, belongings, holding
usage: property that is leased or rented out or let


1. let, allow, permit
usage: make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen; "This permits the water to rush in"; "This sealed door won't allow the water come into the basement"; "This will permit the rain to run off"
2. let, induce, stimulate, cause, have, get, make
usage: actively cause something to happen; "I let it be known that I was not interested"
3. permit, allow, let, countenance, accept, consent, go for
usage: consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam"
4. get, let, have, make, get
usage: cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition; "He got his squad on the ball"; "This let me in for a big surprise"; "He got a girl into trouble"
5. let, leave, leave alone, leave behind
usage: leave unchanged; "let it be"
6. lease, let, rent, give
usage: grant use or occupation of under a term of contract; "I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners"
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