Definition of "letting" []

  • The act of allowing someone to use one's house or land in exchange for money (noun)
  • Present participle of let. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • The rental of an apartment (noun)
  • The award of a public contract (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "letting" in a sentence
  • "That is what I call letting the cat out of the bag."
  • "Each shirt also features a label letting the consumer know exactly how many bottles were used to manufacture it."
  • "The creativity, short deadlines, demand what we call letting off of steam with the team!"