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{adj: unsuppressed} given vent to
"unsuppressed rage"
"unsuppressed feelings"

{adj: unvented} not provided with vents

{adj: vented} supplied with a vent or vents for intake of air or discharge of gases

{n: central heating} a heating system in which air or water is heated at a central furnace and sent through the building via vents or pipes and radiators

{n: discharge, venting} the act of venting

{n: hood, exhaust hood} metal covering leading to a vent that exhausts smoke or fumes

{n: punching bag} a person on whom another person vents their anger
"he resigned because his boss used him as a punching bag"

{n: quarterlight} car window consisting of a small pivoted glass vent in the door of a car

{n: release, outlet, vent} activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion
"she had no other outlet for her feelings"
"he gave vent to his anger"

{n: smoke hole} a vent (as in a roof) for smoke to escape

{n: vent, venthole, vent-hole, blowhole} a hole for the escape of gas or air

{n: vent, volcano} a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt

{n: venter} a speaker who expresses or gives vent to a personal opinion or grievance

{n: vent} a slit in a garment (as in the back seam of a jacket)

{n: vent} external opening of urinary or genital system of a lower vertebrate

{n: vol-au-vent} puff paste shell filled with a savory meat mixture usually with a sauce

{v: unleash} release or vent
"unleash one's anger"

{v: vent, ventilate, air out, air} expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen
"air the old winter clothes"
"air out the smoke-filled rooms"

{v: vent, ventilate, give vent} give expression or utterance to
"She vented her anger"
"The graduates gave vent to cheers"


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