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Example sentences from the Web for pent
Perhaps so much so that he aroused whatever cruelty and anger and lunacy that Hernandez may have had pent up.
Enough demand remains “pent up,” Mulally said, that the end of Cash for Clunkers will not kill sales in the fourth quarter.
Skipper Simms kept the men busy painting and holystoning as a vent for their pent emotions.The Mucker|Edgar Rice Burroughs
There was something curiously suggestive of pent up fury in the poses they had fallen into.Long Odds|Harold Bindloss
I had seen them indeed after they had been killed, or pent up in boxes to be sent to England.The History of Virginia, in Four Parts|Robert Beverley
McCoy found a stifling, poisonous atmosphere in the pent cabin.South Sea Tales|Jack London
Who outside could have imagined that a human being was pent within that fiery furnace?Satan Sanderson|Hallie Erminie Rives