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dent

noun [C]
 
 
/dent/
DAMAGE a hollow area in a hard surface where it has been hit: The car door had a dent in it.Holes, hollows and dips
REDUCTION a reduction in something: The cost of repairs made a serious dent in my savings.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
Translations of “dent”
in Korean 움푹 패인 곳…
in Arabic انبِعاج…
in French bosse…
in Turkish çukur, göçük, girinti…
in Italian ammaccatura…
in Chinese (Traditional) (物體表面上的)坑,凹陷…
in Russian вмятина, брешь…
in Polish wgniecenie, uszczerbek, wyrwa…
in Spanish abolladura…
in Portuguese depressão…
in German die Beule…
in Catalan abonyegadura…
in Japanese へこみ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (物体表面上的)坑,凹陷…
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