Translation of "dent" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /dent/ us

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

sert bir yüzeye vurarak çukurlaştırmak
The side of the car was dented in the accident.

to reduce someone's confidence or positive feelings about something

birinin güvenini sars(ıl)mak, azal(t)mak
The defeat did little to dent her enthusiasm.

(Translation of “dent verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)