Translation of "dent" - English-Spanish dictionary

dent

noun uk /dent/ us /dent/

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

abolladura
The car door had a dent in it.
verb uk /dent/ us /dent/

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

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

to reduce someone’s confidence or positive feelings about something

hacer mella en
The defeat did little to dent her enthusiasm.

(Translation of “dent” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

dent

noun /dent/

a small hollow made by pressure or a blow

abolladura
My car has a dent where it hit a tree.

(Translation of “dent” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)