What does the word dent mean?

Usage examples for dent

  1. You can count in Jim Dent on this game. – Jack Haydon's Quest by John Finnemore
  2. We found very soon that Dent- dale is much more beautiful than that by which we had ascended. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  3. Frank Swinnerton relates that when, as a small boy, he was working for J. M. Dent, Gilbert appeared after office hours with a Dickens preface but refused to leave it because Swinnerton, the only soul left in the place, could not give him the agreed remuneration. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward