There are 2 entries that translate vent into German:

Share this entry

vent 1

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

noun

  • 1 (for gas, liquid to escape)
    Öffnung Fem.
  • 2 (of gun, cannon, etc.)
    Zündloch Neutr.
    Zündkanal Mask.
  • 5 (flue)
    [Rauch]abzug Mask.
  • 6 (Geology)
    [Vulkan]schlot Mask.
  • 7 [figurative] (for emotions)
    Ventil Neutr. [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
Definition of vent in:
Share this entry
 

There are 2 entries that translate vent into German:

Share this entry

vent 2

noun

  • (in garment)
    Schlitz Mask.
    a jacket with a vent
    ein Jackett mit Rückenschlitz
Definition of vent in:
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources