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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small hollow made in the surface of something.

Usage examples (38)
  • She was nervous about telling her parents about the dent in their car.
  • It made a dent in my bank account
  • Via our secret cor­re­spon­dent from the mon­keyworld.
  • They look as though they'd dent from the impact of being looked at too hard. for more
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