give vent to

idiom

Definition of give vent to

: to express (a strong emotion, such as anger) in a forceful and open way He gave vent to his annoyance. She didn't want to give full vent to her feelings.

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“Give vent to.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/give%20vent%20to. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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