pent-up

[pent-uhp]
adjective
confined; restrained; not vented or expressed; curbed: pent-up emotions; pent-up rage.

Origin:
1705–15; adj. use of verb phrase pent up


repressed, suppressed, bottled-up.
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pent-up
 
adj
1.  not released; repressed: pent-up emotions
2.  kept unwillingly: I've been pent up in this office for over a year

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Example sentences
But the process of filtering through the pent-up supply of potential is
  overwhelming.
However, if you do manage to break through the ice, there is much pent-up and
  sincere warmth to enjoy.
Along the way, they pummel each other verbally with their constant squabbling
  and dredge up several decades of pent-up grudges.
With no physical outlet for their pent-up energy, coaches occasionally seem
  more fired up than their players.
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