Definition of pent in English:

pent

adjective

literary
  • ‘with pent breath she waited out the meeting’
    another term for pent-up
    • ‘But there is an eye for the storyline pent in tense emotion that generates many of these poems.’
    • ‘The drawing is on pure white fabric which forms a spiral, representative of pent energy.’
    • ‘He was pent force waiting to be translated into action.’

Pronunciation:

pent

/pɛnt/