Definition of Bent in English :
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Bent meaning in English
Meaning of Bent in English
Pronunciation of Bent in English
Bent pronunciation in English
Pronounce Bent in Englishsee synonyms of bent
1. bent, set
a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way
Example Sentences:'the set of his mind was obvious'
grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens
an area of grassland unbounded by fences or hedges
a special way of doing something
Example Sentences:'he had a bent for it''he had a special knack for getting into trouble''he couldn't get the hang of it'
fixed in your purpose
Example Sentences:'bent on going to the theater''dead set against intervening''out to win every event'
6. bended, bent
used of the back and knees; stooped
Example Sentences:'on bended knee''with bent (or bended) back'
of metal e.g.
Example Sentences:'bent nails''a car with a crumpled front end''dented fenders'
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