Definition of give vent to
- He gave vent to his annoyance.
- She didn't want to give full vent to her feelings.
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
: to provide with a vent
: to serve as a vent for
: discharge, expel
: an opening for the escape of a gas or liquid or for the relief of pressure: such as
: the external opening of the rectum or cloaca : anus
: pipe, fumarole
: a slit in a garment
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