Definitions For Indentation


  • The act of cutting into an edge with toothlike notches or angular incisions
  • The space left between the margin and the start of an indented line
  • The formation of small pits in a surface as a consequence of corrosion
  • A concave cut into a surface or edge (as in a coastline)
  • A space at the beginning of a written line or paragraph
  • The act of indenting a line or paragraph
  • A cut in or into the edge of something

Is Indentation a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Indentation is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Indentation in a Sentence

  • Our style guidelines call for indentation of the first line of each paragraph.
  • A coastline with many indentations
  • There were several small indentations in the surface of the table.

Synonyms for Indentation

Antonyms for Indentation

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