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noun as in gouge

noun as in division

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If needed, dig a shallow indentation in your yard to place the water vessel into.

I still feel like I have a lot of catching up to do when it comes to intensified living — far, far away from that indentation on my couch.

I had spent so much time on the couch, I was pretty sure I could make out an indentation shaped like me.

CSS is by default a very minimalist language and can operate perfectly well without spaces, indentation, comments, and other text that makes it more user-friendly and easier to develop.

Morsell is expected to miss one to two weeks, a reassuring outlook after he left the Terrapins’ game against Michigan on Thursday with a visible indentation near his left temple.

Traveling there, he noticed an indentation in the ground that had been cleared.

Puget Sound, with its numerous inlets, is a deep indentation of the Pacific coast, one hundred miles north of the Columbia.

Spelling, hyphenation, punctuation, and indentation inconsistencies have been retained from the original book.

The lines of indentation made by the two prongs of the pen will be evident, as in the real signature.

Pointing out a small indentation in the coast, he urged us to confide in him, and he would guarantee us a peaceful night.

Removing his hat, Julian Jones guided my finger tips through his thatch of sandy hair until they sank into an indentation.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to indentation, such as: dent, depression, impression, imprint, and notch.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.