Usage examples for dent

  1. A few miles away was the home of his classmate and chum during his last year at the academy, F. T. Dent. – Ulysses S. Grant by Walter Allen
  2. Saintsbury, Dent and Co. – A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature by John W. Cousin
  3. So yer fixin' to run off and break the hearts of all at home, an' put a dent in your own. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  4. Now Dent and Susan, as Bob well knew, were what the country people call " sweet" on one another. – Bob the Castaway by Frank V. Webster
  5. We turned to the right and immediately descended Dent- dale. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  6. If it wouldn't shock father and dent the floor, I'd take you into the house with me. – The Short Line War by Merwin-Webster
  7. She wanted to have a private conversation with Dent, and she could not while Bob was present. – Bob the Castaway by Frank V. Webster
  8. With this alteration, I might justly sum up all my wishes for you in these words: Dii tibi dent annos, de to nam caetera sumes. – Letters to His Son, 1753-1754 by The Earl of Chesterfield
  9. And then the Ragged Giant Rabbit laughed again, and this time the picture of his grandfather fell down and made a big dent in the floor. – Billy Bunny and Uncle Bull Frog by David Magie Cory
  10. The Indians had all the varieties that are now known, such as dent, flint, sweet, early, late, pop, and other special sorts which are no longer grown. – Agriculture in Virginia, 1607-1699 by Lyman Carrier