from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A passage for escape or exit; a vent.
- noun A means of release or gratification, as for energies, drives, or desires.
- noun A stream that flows out of a lake or pond.
- noun The mouth of a river where it flows into a larger body of water.
- noun The point of intersection of a driveway and a road, especially in a rural area.
- noun A commercial market for goods or services.
- noun A store that sells the goods of a particular manufacturer or wholesaler.
- noun A receptacle, especially one mounted in a wall, that is connected to a power supply and equipped with a socket for a plug.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To let forth; emit.
- noun The place or the opening by which anything is let out, escapes, or is discharged; a passage outward; a means of egress; a place of exit; a vent.
- noun The place or district through which one passes outward; outer part; in the plural, outskirts.
- noun In commerce, a market for the sale of any product.
- noun A lawn or shrubbery adjoining a house, with a walk or passage through it to the highway.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun The place or opening by which anything is let out; a passage out; an exit; a vent.
- transitive verb rare To let out; to emit.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A
ventor similar passageto allow the escapeof something.
- noun Something which allows for the
releaseof one's desires.
- noun A
riverthat runs out of a lake.
- noun A
shopthat sells the productsof a particular manufactureror supplier.
- noun A wall-mounted device such as a
socketor receptacle connected to an electricalsystem at which current is taken to supply utilization equipment or appliances.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices
- noun activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion
- noun a place of business for retailing goods
- noun an opening that permits escape or release
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