What does the word outlet mean?

Usage examples for outlet

  1. Is this the only back outlet from the inn? – The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
  2. Mrs. Weyl returned to Yavapai and with her coming Ann found another outlet for the trouble that she fought vainly to repress. – Bruce of the Circle A by Harold Titus
  3. The soil is rich, the roots are busy, and there must be an outlet. – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe