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let drop
Also,
let fall
. Utter a word or hint, either casually or inadvertently. For example,
He let drop the fact that he'd decided to run for office
, or
She let fall some bits of gossip about the other teachers
.
[
Late 1500s
]
The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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