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dent
British English: /dɛnt/
American English: /dɛnt/

Translation of dent in German:

noun

  • Beule, die
    Delle, die (dialect)
    [figurative] [colloquial]
    Loch, das
    make a dent in production/in somebody's savings
    ein Loch in die Produktion/in jemandes Ersparnisse reißen
    make a bit of a dent in somebody's pride
    jemandes Stolz leicht anknacksen [colloquial]

transitive verb

  • eindellen (Holz, Tisch) [colloquial]
    [figurative]
    anknacksen [colloquial]
    he dented his car in a collision
    sein Auto wurde bei einem Zusammenstoß verbeult od. eingebeult

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