Portuguese translation of 'pent-up'
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He saw a patch of purple silk between her legs and found a target for his pent-up rage.KISS AN ANGEL (1996)
cried Holly, her pent-up anger at his proposal finally breaking through the embarrassment and fear.THE ANCIENT AND SOLITARY REIGN (1996)
Six years of pent-up memories had come flooding back to him in the blink of an eye.THE DEVIL'S DOOR (1996)
It was as if all the pent-up tension of the last few days was flooding out of him in that cleansing fit of laughter.THE SOUND OF MURDER (1996)
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Used Rarely. pent-up is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: pent-up ADJECTIVE
Pent-up emotions, energies, or forces have been held back and not expressed, used, or released.
He still had a lot of pent-up anger to release.
Translation of pent-up from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary