Übersetzung von “dent” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /dent/ us /dent/

an area in a hard surface that has been hit and pushed inward

The car door had a dent in it. C’era un’ammaccatura sullo sportello della macchina.
verb uk /dent/ us /dent/

to push an area of a hard surface inward by hitting it with something

The side of the car was dented in the accident. La fiancata della macchina è stata ammaccata nell’incidente.

to reduce someone’s confidence or positive feelings about something

The defeat did little to dent her enthusiasm. La sconfitta non è riuscita a intaccare il suo entusiasmo.

(Übersetzung von “dent” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)