1. [ noun ] (British) an order for goods to be exported or imported
Related terms: order UK
2. [ verb ] notch the edge of or make jagged
Related terms: notch recess indentation
3. [ verb ] make a depression into
Synonyms: dent

"The bicycle dented my car"

Related terms: bend pitting hit
4. [ verb ] cut into sections, as for authentication
Related terms: cut
5. [ verb ] (work) press into servitude
Related terms: cut hire
6. [ verb ] bind by or as if by indentures, as of an apprentice or servant
Synonyms: indenture

"an indentured servant"

Related terms: oblige indenture
7. [ verb ] set in from the margin

"Indent the paragraphs of a letter"

Related terms: format indentation
8. [ noun ] the space left between the margin and the start of an indented line
Synonyms: indenture indentation
Related terms: space
Similar spelling:   indented