- This skirt needs letting in at the waist.
- The boys were letting off fireworks.
- I let (out) my spare rooms (to lodgers).
- The children wheedled me into letting them go to the film.
- They decided to let (off) the smaller flats at lower rents.
- He would never think of letting his daughter marry a fellow like you.
- They let out horses by the day.
- He coaxed her into letting him take her to the cinema.