Synonyms of let someone off in English:

let someone off

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1‘I'll let you off this time, but don't try a trick like that again’

pardon, forgive, grant an amnesty to, amnesty
release, discharge
deal leniently with, be lenient on, be lenient to, be merciful to, show mercy to, have mercy on
acquit, absolve, exonerate, clear, exculpate, vindicate
let bygones be bygones, bear no malice, harbour no grudge, bury the hatchet
informal let someone off the hook, go easy on

2‘he let me off work for the day’

excuse from, relieve from, exempt from, spare from