Pent-up Definition

pĕntŭp
adjective
Held in check; kept inside; not released; unable to be released.
Pent-up emotion.
Webster's New World
Not given expression; repressed.
Pent-up emotions.
American Heritage
The definition of pent-up is something that builds up and isn't expressed or released.
An example of pent-up is when you don't cry when you are sad.
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