Definition of indention in US English:



  • archaic term for indentation
    • ‘She could see silver indentions along the blade in elegant curves gleaming in the moonlight.’
    • ‘Walking over she looked down and noticed that each step was a crystal clear tile with indentions that traced out faces.’
    • ‘‘A broken door will be reported,’ he replied disapprovingly, ‘especially one that has the indentions of your fingers permanently embedded in it.’’
    • ‘The rustling was coming from the side from one of those indentions.’
    • ‘She sees indentions on the wall that resemble a hand print.’