Bedeutung von “dent” — Learner’s Dictionary

dent

verb [ T ] us uk /dent/
DAMAGE

to create a hollow area in the hard surface of something by hitting it:

The side of the car was dented in the accident.
REDUCE

to reduce someone's confidence or positive feelings about something:

The defeat did little to dent her enthusiasm.

(Definition von “dent verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)