make/put a dent in sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “make/put a dent in sth” in the English Dictionary

"make/put a dent in sth" in British English

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make/put a dent in sth

to ​reduce an ​amount of ​money: The ​holiday made a ​big dent in ​oursavings.
(Definition of make/put a dent in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make/put a dent in sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 支出,花费…
in Chinese (Traditional) 支出,花費…
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“make/put a dent in sth” in British English

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