outlet noun

1 place that sells goods of a particular company/type

ADJ. specialist | high-street, local | commercial, distribution, retail, sales | DIY, fast-food, etc.

PREP. ~ for a retail outlet for exotic plants

2 means of releasing energy/strong feeling/talents

ADJ. emotional | creative

VERB + OUTLET have | find | provide (sb with) Sport provided an outlet for his energy. | need

PREP. ~ for She needs an outlet for her talents.

3 pipe/hole

ADJ. electrical, gas, sewage, socket, waste, water

OUTLET + NOUN hose, pipe