pent

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adjective \ˈpent\

Definition of pent

  1. :  shut up :  confined, repressed <a pent crowd> <pent-up feelings>

Origin and Etymology of pent

probably from past participle of obsolete English pend to confine


First Known Use: 1550


PENT Defined for Kids

pent

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adjective \ˈpent\

Definition of pent for Students

  1. :  kept inside :  not released <pent emotions>


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