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vent meaning and definition

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VENT noun

Definition of vent (noun)

  1. a hole for the escape of gas or air
  2. external opening of urinary or genital system of a lower vertebrate
  3. a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
  4. a slit in a garment (as in the back seam of a jacket)
  5. activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion
    • "she had no other outlet for her feelings"; "he gave vent to his anger"
    • synonyms: outlet, release

VENT verb

Definition of vent (verb)

  1. give expression or utterance to
  2. expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen
    • "air the old winter clothes"; "air out the smoke-filled rooms"
    • synonyms: air, air out, ventilate
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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