Definition of indented:
- Bound out by an indenture; apprenticed; indentured; as, an indented servant.
- Cut in the edge into points or inequalities, like teeth; jagged; notched; stamped in; dented on the surface.
- Having an uneven, irregular border; sinuous; undulating.
- Notched along the margin with a different color, as the feathers of some birds.
- Notched like the part of a saw consisting of the teeth; serrated; as, an indented border or ordinary.
- of Indent
- depressed (part of speech: adjective)
- concave (part of speech: adjective)
- notched (part of speech: verb)
- "Government and Administration of the United States", Westel W. Willoughby and William F. Willoughby.
- "Health Through Will Power", James J. Walsh.
There can be no question that they had, though by what means, unless by hauling him out with their trunks, it would not be easy to conjecture; and, in corroboration of this supposition, on examining the spot myself, I found the edges of this trench deeply indented with numerous vestiges, as if the other elephants had stationed themselves on either side,- some of them kneeling, and others on their feet,- and had thus, by united efforts, and probably after many failures, hoisted their unlucky brother out of the pit.- "Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom", Samuel Griswold Goodrich.