Let up sentence example
The heat wouldn't let up.
She let up on the accelerator long enough to gain control of the vehicle.
By the time we were finished it was dark and the sand was blowing so bad we might have got lost, so we stayed in the cave until it let up.
He never let up in spite of how I hollered and carried on.
He winced and she resisted the urge to let up on it.Advertisement
The foregoing experiments indeed, in some measure, decided this point, as much the greatest part of air let up into the tube lost its elasticity; yet, as some remained unabsorbed, it did not appear for certain whether that was of the same nature as the rest or not.
Having by these means condensed as much as I could of the phlogisticated air, I let up some solution of liver of sulphur to absorb the dephlogisticated air; after which only a small bubble of air remained unabsorbed, which certainly was not more than of the bulk of the dephlogisticated air let up into the tube; so that, if there be any part of the dephlogisticated air of our atmosphere which differs from the rest, and cannot be reduced to nitrous acid, we may safely conclude that it is not more than 7a part of the whole."
There is therefore no let-up in the flow of unnecessary paperwork from the Department.
And Valve have n't let up since Half Life 2 began whizzing down the Internet onto gamers ' hard drives.
Although the most serious withdrawal symptoms are felt within the first 48-72 hours of last using, symptoms let up after 7-10 days.Advertisement
Adding stronger gameplay and AI and more intense battles and environments, Halo 2 kept the series going as if it had never let up steam.
One good strategy I found is to tap and hold 'A' and let up just before his energy runs out, wait 2 or 3 seconds, and them tap and hold again.