Sinhala Dictionary definitions for let

let 🔊 /lɛˈt/

let : බද්දට දෙනවා

let : බාධාව

let : ඉඩ දෙනවා

let : ප්‍රමාදය

let : අවසර දෙනවා

let : කුලියට දෙනවා

let definition

Transitive verb.

  1. To retard; to hinder; to impede; to oppose.
  2. To leave; to relinquish; to abandon.
  3. To consider; to think; to esteem.
  4. To cause; to make; -- used with the infinitive in the active form but in the passive sense; as, let make, i. e., cause to be made; let bring, i. e., cause to be brought.
  5. To permit; to allow; to suffer; -- either affirmatively, by positive act, or negatively, by neglecting to restrain or prevent.
  6. To allow to be used or occupied for a compensation; to lease; to rent; to hire out; -- often with out; as, to let a farm; to let a house; to let out horses.
  7. To give, grant, or assign, as a work, privilege, or contract; -- often with out; as, to let the building of a bridge; to let out the lathing and the plastering.


  1. A retarding; hindrance; obstacle; impediment; delay; -- common in the phrase without let or hindrance, but elsewhere archaic.
  2. A stroke in which a ball touches the top of the net in passing over.

Imperative. & Past Participle. of Let

Intransitive verb.

  1. To forbear.
  2. To be let or leased; as, the farm lets for $500 a year. See note under Let, Transitive verb.