Pronunciation of Vent
/v_ˈɛ_n_t/, /vˈɛnt/, /vˈɛnt/

Usage examples for vent

  1. The cossack's widow listened and shrugged her shoulders; from time to time she tried to say a kind word to him, but she knew that it is necessary always to allow a great grief to vent and exhaust itself, so she let Iermola cry and groan. – Iermola by Joseph Ignatius Kraszewksi
  2. For a first reply the Sergeant threw back his head and gave vent to a real laugh. – Our Pilots in the Air by Captain William B. Perry
  3. He stood there for some minutes, giving vent to his feelings in rather strong language; and then he went back to revenge himself upon the butter for the want of meat. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood

Idioms for vent

  1. vent your spleen;
  2. vent one's spleen;
  3. vent sth ( up) on sm or sth;
  4. give vent to sth;

Rhymes for vent