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outlet

out·let

outlet

 
 
pronunciation:
aUt liht
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an opening through which something is released or allowed to escape; vent.
synonyms:
orifice, spiracle, vent
antonyms:
access
similar words:
air hole, aperture, blowhole, duct, flue, opening, valve
definition 2: a market for services or goods.
retail outlets
synonyms:
market, mart, store
similar words:
bazaar, emporium, shop, showroom
definition 3: a means of expressing oneself; release.
the outlet for her anger
similar words:
avenue, catharsis, expression, release, safety valve
definition 4: the point in an electrical system where there is access to the current.
synonyms:
terminal
similar words:
plug, receptacle, socket
definition 5: a stream that flows from a lake or pond.
similar words:
river, runoff, stream
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