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  Words related to indent

Related / Similar Words: indentation, indenture, dent

 

Definition:
  • the space left between the margin and the start of an indented line;
  • an order for goods to be exported or imported;
  • bind by or as if by indentures, as of an apprentice or servant; "an indentured servant";
  • notch the edge of or make jagged;
  • make a depression into; "The bicycle dented my car";
  • cut or tear along an irregular line so that the parts can later be matched for authentication; "indent the documents";
  • set in from the margin; "Indent the paragraphs of a letter";

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    Hyponyms: recess

     

    Entailments: hit

     

    Derivational Morphology: indenture, indentation, incision, scratch, prick, slit, dent, gouge, nick, pitting, roughness

     

    Anagrams: tineid, dentin, intend, indite, tinned

     

     
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