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  1. 1
    used for expressing a prayer or a hope

    Let there be peace on earth.

    Let there be no lies between us.

  2. 2
    used for emphasis

    Let there be no mistake about it, this proposal is the best solution.

    Let there be no doubt that this was an attack on the whole community.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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