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Definition:

  1. [noun] a hole for the escape of gas or air
    Synonyms: hole, -hole, blowhole

  2. [noun] external opening of urinary or genital system of a lower vertebrate

  3. [noun] a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
    Synonyms: volcano

  4. [noun] a slit in a garment (as in the back seam of a jacket)

  5. [noun] activity that releases or expresses creative energy or emotion; "she had no other outlet for her feelings"; "he gave vent to his anger"
    Synonyms: release, outlet

  6. [verb] give expression or utterance to; "She vented her anger"; "The graduates gave vent to cheers"
    Synonyms: ilate, give

  7. [verb] expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen; "air the old winter clothes"; "air out the smoke-filled rooms"
    Synonyms: ilate, air out, air

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