let there be something - definition and synonyms

phrase formal
  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.

See also main entry: let