Part of speech: verb

To let out; emit; pour forth; utter.

Part of speech: noun

An opening, as for gas or steam; outlet.

Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "vent":

  1. The water- line would have been down to a level with the vent; and this, on examination, I gladly perceived was not the case. - "The Boy Tar", Mayne Reid.
  2. Yet this very thing, the missing of the clinging arms about her neck, sometimes made her heavy heart vent itself in short, sharp words. - "Tip Lewis and His Lamp", Pansy.
  3. I felt a very strong inclination at the moment to pitch him overboard; I wanted some one on whom to vent my vexation. - "Hurricane Hurry", W.H.G. Kingston.