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[pent] /pɛnt/
noun
1.
penthouse (def 4).
Origin of pent2
by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for pents

pent

/pɛnt/
verb
1.
a past tense and past participle of pen2
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Word Origin and History for pents

pent

adj.

"kept in, confined," 1540s, variant of penned, past participle of pen (v.2). Pent-up (also pent up) is from 1580s.

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