Meaning of DENT in English


n. 25B6; noun

I made a dent in his car : INDENTATION, dint, dimple, dip, depression, hollow, crater, pit, trough.

a nasty dent in their finances : REDUCTION, depletion, deduction, cut.


25B6; verb

Jamie dented his bike : DINT, indent, mark.

the experience dented her confidence : DIMINISH, reduce, lessen, shrink, weaken, erode, undermine, sap, shake, damage, impair.

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