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Forlet \For*let"\, v. t. [OE. forleten, AS. forl[=ae]tan; pref. for- + l[=ae]tan to allow; akin to G. verlassen to leave. See Let to allow.] To give up; to leave; to abandon. [Obs.] ``To forlet sin.''


vb. 1 (context transitive UK dialectal English) To abandon; give up; leave; leave behind; forsake; desert; neglect. (10th-17th c.) 2 (context transitive UK dialectal Scotland English) To forget.