Thesaurus > Related Words: dent

  Words related to dent

Related / Similar Words: gouge, nick, incision, scratch, prick, slit, indent

 

Definition:
  • an impression in a surface (as made by a blow);
  • an appreciable consequence (especially a lessening); "it made a dent in my bank account";
  • a depression scratched or carved into a surface;
  • make a depression into; "The bicycle dented my car";

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    Hyponyms: dig, score, scotch

     

    Entailments: hit

     

    Derivational Morphology: indent, rout, gouge, slit, slice, prickle, prick, scratch, scrape, scratch up, incise, incision, nick, pitting, roughness, indentation

     

    Anagrams: tend

     

     
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