A temporary cessation of the customary activities of an engagement, occupation, or pursuit:
The definition of respite is a delay.
A break or paragraph in writing.
The amount lowered; a reduction.
The result of breaking, as a crack, separation, or opening:
A ceasing, or stopping, either forever or for some time
A period of rest or soothing
The definition of a reduction is a decrease or a lessening in amount, or the amount by which something decreases or goes down.
A slowing down, as of production
A place at which someone or something stops:
The period of the decrease of the moon's illuminated visible surface.
The act or fact of going on or persisting:
A low state; a state of depression.
The act or process of becoming less active or intense
An increasing or becoming increased
Find another word for letup. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for letup, like: interval, recess, respite, pause, abatement, break, cessation, diminish, ease, lull and reduction.