In so doing, they vent the frustrations they kept bottled up while their side was in power.
Romney's remarks have given conservatives reason to vent their rage at liberals and the media.
Brown, meanwhile, took to Twitter to vent his frustration over the incident: And trouble seems to follow Knight wherever he goes.
More interesting are the not-so-predictable folks popping up to vent their outrage.
Blaming China may vent some steam, but it will solve those challenges not at all.
Every hotel door was like the vent to a hive—black with comers and goers.
In the burst of merriment, his pent feelings found their vent.
What if any of them should be drowned, and he, to vent a petty spite, had given no warning?
He suddenly realized the necessity of a vent for his feelings.
The beaver castors or bark sacks and the oil stones are found near the vent in four sacks in both male and female.
late 14c., "emit from a confined space," probably a shortening of Old French eventer "let out, expose to air," from Vulgar Latin *exventare, from Latin ex- "out" + ventus "wind" (see wind (n.1)). Sense of "express freely" first recorded 1590s. Sense of "divulge, publish" (1590s) is behind phrase vent one's spleen (see spleen). Related: Vented; venting.
"hole, opening, outlet," 1560s, from vent (v.). Meaning "action of venting" is recorded from 1550s.
An opening into a cavity or canal, especially one through which contents are discharged.