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dent

verb [T]
 
 
/dent/
DAMAGE 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.Holes, hollows and dips
REDUCE 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.Becoming and making less strong
(Definition of dent verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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