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Engelsk verb: let on

1. let on (om kommunikasjon) make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold.
The actress won't reveal how old she is.
Bring out the truth.
He broke the news to her.
Unwrap the evidence in the murder case.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey let on that there was a traffic accident


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)break, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, give away, let out, reveal, unwrap


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre spesifikke uttrykktell


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbabble, babble out, betray, bewray, blab, blab out, blackwash, blow, come out, come out of the closet, confide, leak, let the cat out of the bag, muckrake, out, out, peach, reveal, sing, spill the beans, spring, talk, tattle


Medførerbreak, get around, get out


Utsagnsord med lignende betydningbreak, get around, get out









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