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dent

Synonyms of dent in English:

noun

  • 1 her hat had a dent at the crown I made a dent in his car
    rare concavity
  • 2 lawyers' fees will make a nasty dent in their finances
    reduction, depletion, deduction, cut, hole
    [Antonyms] increase
  • verb

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  • 1 he grumbled that Jamie had dented his bike
    make a dent in, make an indentation in, dint, indent, mark
  • 2 the experience did not dent her confidence
    diminish, reduce, lessen, shrink, weaken, erode, undermine, sap, shake, break, crush, cripple, destroy, damage, impair
    informal put the kibosh on
    [Antonyms] increase
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