vent


vent

verb

Definition of VENT

1
to find emotional release for <vented her anger and then quickly calmed down>
Related Words act out; air, express, state, ventilate, voice
Antonyms bottle (up), repress, suppress
2
to make known (as an idea, emotion, or opinion) <vented his opinions freely and loudly at town meetings>
Near Antonyms censor, restrain, restrict
Antonyms stifle, suppress
3
to throw or give off <a clothes dryer venting steam>
Near Antonyms absorb, inhale, soak (up), sponge, suck (up), take up

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