A time before easter in the christian calander where sacrifice is made.

2. Stuff collected from bottom of washing machine, JK
"the pope has just declared lent"

A lent collecter
by mofo February 29, 2004
A 40 day reminder of how pointless Christianity really is.
Lent is also a terrible time to be a lobster.
by Some Guy Wearing Jeans March 05, 2010
(verb):past tense of "loan"
I lent him a condom = I loaned him a condom
by Jake February 27, 2004
It is the practice of fasting for a lengthy period of time. Typically practiced by college students everywhere. This is usually caused by a lack of money and the inability to buy food.
The College and Career group at church were practicing lent this last month.
by Udahar March 02, 2004
An Anglican festival where you give up everything enjoyable in your life for a few weeks. Its supposed to make you a better person.
This year, for Lent, I gave up liquor at lunch, sex, erotic novels, surfing porn sites, dating, and dessert.
by Jake February 27, 2004
Lent is the time of year when Catholics give it up and "eat fish" on Fridays... Heh.
It was lent, and for 40 days and 40 nights I gave it up. By the time Easter came around, damn was I sore!
by pure-as-the-driven-snow January 25, 2008
A male, usually in his teens, who is rather good looking.
omg, that guy is such a lent
by nanja March 06, 2011

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