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vent 1

British English: /vɛnt/
American English: /vɛnt/

noun

  • 2 (of gun, cannon, etc.)
    Zündloch, das
    Zündkanal, der
  • 5
    (flue)
    [Rauch]abzug, der
  • 6
    (Geology)
    [Vulkan]schlot, der
  • 7 [figurative]
    (for emotions)
    Ventil, das [figurative]
    give vent to
    Luft machen + Dat. (Ärger, Wut)
    freien Lauf lassen + Dat. (Gefühlen)
    Ausdruck verleihen + Dat. (Freude)

transitive verb

  • [figurative]
    freien Lauf lassen + Dat. (Kummer, Schmerz)
    Luft machen + Dat. (Ärger, Wut)
    vent one's anger on somebody
    seinen Ärger an jemandem auslassen od. abreagieren
    spleen 2

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vent 2

noun

  • (in garment)
    Schlitz, der
    a jacket with a vent
    ein Jackett mit Rückenschlitz

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