Sentence Examples


  • They can help a child release pent-up frustration and energy, develop social skills, and discover talents, abilities, and interests.
  • To date, TPM is the highest grossing Star Wars movie, probably because of the pent-up demand occasioned by the lengthy wait.
  • Once the door to freedom is opened, pent-up demand keeps it open, whether openly or underground.
  • In doing so, we must be careful to remember that the study of the classics did but give a special impulse to pent-up energies which were bound in one way or another to assert their independence.
  • All this time Heloise had lived amid universal esteem for her knowledge and character, uttering no word under the doom that had fallen upon her youth; but now, at last, the occasion came for expressing all the pent-up emotions of her soul.