HyperDic: letup

English > 1 sense of the word letup:
NOUNtimeletup, lulla pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished
letup > pronunciation
Soundsleh'tah.p
Rhymesarchbishop ... worship: 69 rhymes with ahp...
English > letup: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningA pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished.
Example"there was never a letup in the noise"
Synonymlull
Broaderpause, intermission, break, interruption, suspensionA time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
Spanishtregua
Catalantreva
Verbslet upbecome less in amount or intensity
let upreduce pressure or intensity

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