Definition of Vent. Meaning of Vent. Synonyms of Vent

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Definition of Vent

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Vent Vent, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Vented; p. pr. & vb. n. Venting.] 1. To let out at a vent, or small aperture; to give passage or outlet to. 2. To suffer to escape from confinement; to let out; to utter; to pour forth; as, to vent passion or complaint. The queen of heaven did thus her fury vent. --Dryden. 3. To utter; to report; to publish. [Obs.] By mixing somewhat true to vent more lies. --Milton. Thou hast framed and vented very curious orations. --Barrow. 4. To scent, as a hound. [Obs.] --Turbervile. 5. To furnish with a vent; to make a vent in; as, to vent. a mold.
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Vent Vent, v. t. To sell; to vend. [Obs.] Therefore did those nations vent such spice. --Sir W. Raleigh.
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Vent Vent, n. [Sp. venta a poor inn, sale, market. See Vent sale.] A baiting place; an inn. [Obs.]
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Vent Vent, v. i. [Cf. F. venter to blow, vent wind (see Ventilate); but prob influenced by E. vent an opening.] To snuff; to breathe or puff out; to snort. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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Vent Vent, n. [F. vente, fr. L. vendere, -itum, to sell; perh. confused with E. vent an opening. See Vend.] Sale; opportunity to sell; market. [Obs.] --Shelton. There is no vent for any commodity but of wool. --Sir W. Temple.

Meaning of Vent from wikipedia

- Vent or vents may refer to: Vent, the cloaca region of an animal Vent DNA polymerase, a thermostable DNA polymerase Hydrothermal vent, a fissure in a...
- A hydrothermal vent is a fissure on the seafloor from which geothermally heated water issues. Hydrothermal vents are commonly found near volcanically...
- Venting may refer to: Venting in Drain-waste-vent system in plumbing Gas venting in the hydrocarbon and chemical industries Venting in Permeability (foundry...
- In modern plumbing, a drain-waste-vent (or DWV) is part of a system that allows air to enter a plumbing system to maintain proper air pressure to enable...
- A ridge vent is a type of vent installed at the peak of a sloped roof which allows warm, humid air to escape a building's attic. Ridge vents are most common...
- A vol-au-vent (pronounced [vɔlovɑ̃], French for "windblown", to describe its lightness) is a small hollow case of puff pastry. It was formerly also called...
- The Vent! is a Canadian English language sketch comedy television series, produced by A Sweet Little Production Company. The series premiered on June 28...
- A fissure vent, also known as a volcanic fissure, eruption fissure or simply a fissure, is a linear volcanic vent through which lava erupts, usually without...
- Vent pecking is an abnormal behaviour of birds performed primarily by commercial egg-laying hens. It is characterised by pecking damage to the cloaca,...
- A vent is a vertical slit rising from the bottom hem of a jacket or a skirt, generally to allow for ease of movement. In the case of jackets, vents were...
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