Definition of pent in English:

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pent

Pronunciation: /pent/

adjective

chiefly literary
Another term for pent-up. with pent breath she waited out the meeting
More example sentences
  • But there is an eye for the storyline pent in tense emotion that generates many of these poems.
  • The drawing is on pure white fabric which forms a spiral, representative of pent energy.
  • He was pent force waiting to be translated into action.

Words that rhyme with pent

absent, accent, anent, ascent, assent, augment, bent, cement, cent, circumvent, consent, content, dent, event, extent, ferment, foment, forewent, forwent, frequent, gent, Ghent, Gwent, lament, leant, lent, meant, misrepresent, misspent, outwent, percent, pigment, rent, scent, segment, sent, spent, stent, Stoke-on-Trent, Tashkent, tent, torment, Trent, underspent, underwent, vent, went

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