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Synonyms for dent

make a dent in

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diminish

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Synonyms for dent

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

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Councillors were unconvinced and did not give Ms Dent a licence to sell alcohol.
Dent Coad also criticized the family for "asking" the public to pay for their housing when they have so much wealth.
It can be derived that; failure occurs in the boundary of the dent area along the pipe axial direction.
Dent, Jr., The Revolution in Corporate Governance, the Monitoring Board, and the Director's Duty of Care, 61 B.U.
Caption: Figure 3: Pressure cycle fatigue results for dent study.
Nobilis, headquartered in Irving, Texas, marked Dent Zone's 25th anniversary in business in 2016.
If the first day belonged to Glamorgan batsman Donald, this was definitely Dent's day, the left-hander registering his third century of the summer to extricate his team from a potentially hazardous situation.
According to the website for a local NBC News affiliate:"Police said they first saw Dent's car through binoculars while watching an area known to have drug activity.
Dent, of East Portlemouth, Devon, then picked up the bottle.
Looking at the comb where the cheek welds during shooting, the dents are darker having soaked up oil from the shooter's face.
Because a subsequent follow-up within a year revealed slightly increased 24-h urinary calcium excretion, 4.68 and 4.95 mg/kg, a suspicion of Dent's disease was made.
Dent, born in Columbia, S.C., in 1950, is the founder of HS Dent Investment Management of Tampa, FLa., which advises the Dent Strategic Portfolio Fund.
A Virginia middle school teacher has set off on a rather uncommon adventure: As part of the IREX organization's Teachers for Global Classrooms program, Rob Dent is taking his teaching skills from Jouett Middle School to Kazakhstan for two weeks, reported nbc29.com.
Lee Wilkinson, 40, fought with Michael Dent at Harton Primary School, South Shields, in December 2011 during which he bit off the tip of Mr Dent's left little finger.