What is vent?

  • (noun): Activity that releases or expresses creative energy or emotion.
    Example: "He gave vent to his anger"
    Synonyms: release, outlet
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on vent:

Symphurus Thermophilus - Distribution and Habitat
... thermophilus also occurs at yet-unexplored vent sites between these locations ... thermophilus occurs only within relatively shallow active hydrothermal vent sites at a depth of 239-733 m, with most found between 300-400 m ... Unusually for a vent fish, S ...
List Of Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight Characters - Kamen Riders - Kamen Rider Thrust
... But his more powerful ability lies in his Confine Vent which allows Thrust to negate the effects of other Advent Cards like Wing Knight's Guard Vent and Sting's Final Vent ...

More definitions of "vent":

  • (verb): Expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen.
    Synonyms: ventilate, air out, air
  • (noun): A slit in a garment (as in the back seam of a jacket).
  • (noun): External opening of urinary or genital system of a lower vertebrate.
  • (verb): Give expression or utterance to.
    Example: "The graduates gave vent to cheers"
    Synonyms: ventilate, give vent
  • (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

Famous quotes containing the word vent:

    The thirst for adventure is the vent which Destiny offers; a war, a crusade, a gold mine, a new country, speak to the imagination and offer swing and play to the confined powers.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    I would rather produce my passions than brood over them at my expense; they grow languid when they have vent and expression. It is better that their point should operate outwardly than be turned against us.
    Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592)

    Enter Rumor, painted full of tongues.
    Open your ears; for which of you will stop
    The vent of hearing when loud Rumor speaks?
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)