Synonyms of indent in English:

indent


See definition of indent

verb

1‘the first line of a paragraph is indented by using the tab key’

SYNONYMS

move to the right, move further from the margin, start in from the margin

2‘the many lochs that indent the isle of Mull’

SYNONYMS

notch, nick, make an indentation in, make nicks in, make notches in, scallop, serrate, pink, cut, scratch, gash, slit, snick, gouge, groove, furrow, dent

mark, score, incise, carve, engrave, deboss

3‘you'll have to indent for a new uniform’

SYNONYMS

order, put in an order for, requisition, apply for, put in for, request, put in a request for, ask for, claim, put in a claim for, call for, demand


noun

1‘he cancelled the indent for silk scarves’

SYNONYMS

order, requisition, purchase order, request, call, application

claim, demand, summons