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December 31, 2011 By Angela Boothroyd

1. To let off something (or let something off) is to fire a gun, or make something explode (e.g. bombs or fireworks). Examples of use: a) Everyone in our village lets off fireworks at midnight on New Year’s Eve. b) The police let off tear gas to try and control the demonstrators. c) The soldiers […]