English dictionary definition of:



  • an appreciable consequence (especially a lessening)
  • a depression scratched or carved into a surface
  • an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)


  • make a depression into


ding   gouge   incision   indent   nick   prick   scratch   slit  

Scrabble score for dent

Scrabble score = 5

generated at 18:13:50 on 12-02-20

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