Let off sentence example
In some instances indeed the monotony of their external appearance was broken by small shops, occupying the front of the principal houses, and let off separately; these were in some cases numerous enough to form a continuous faÃ§ade to the street.
The chef's cooking let off a malodorous scent, causing some guests to lose their appetites.
Her brother Petya was upstairs too; with the man in attendance on him he was preparing fireworks to let off that night.
The balcony area is set up with punch bags for those who wish to let off steam or train for martial arts or boxing.
American ladies could jump through skylights, let off smoke bombs, and shimmy down walls, SAS style.Advertisement
While Hilton was released from jail, she was not completely let off the judicial hook.
Also, if you are going at a tremendous speed into a hard turn, let off the gas as you enter the turn.
Twelve dollars later I was let off at a shabby red brick building in a section of town where no tour busses stop.
In Wales and the south of England the process is conducted in a reverberatory furnace, the sole of which is paved with slags from previous operations, and has a depression in the middle where the metal formed collects to be let off by a tap-hole.
In some instances indeed the monotony of their external appearance was broken by small shops, occupying the front of the principal houses, and let off separately; these were in some cases numerous enough to form a continuous façade to the street.Advertisement
The water should be let off on the morning of a dry day, and thus the land will be dry enough at night not to suffer from the frost; or the water may be taken off in the morning and let on again at night.
Side by side with his indignation at the idea of cheating his Saracen enemies may be mentioned his answer to those who after Taillebourg complained that he had let off Henry III.
And there are loads of folk who think the Italian let-off absolutely stinks.
The let-off sparked fury after she landed back in court despite being slapped with an anti-social behavior order.
But many outdoor enthusiasts need to let off a little steam on vacation.Advertisement