Synonyms of notch


1. notch, indentation, indenture

usage: a V-shaped indentation; "mandibular notch"

2. pass, mountain pass, notch, location

usage: the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks; "we got through the pass before it started to snow"

3. notch, indentation, indenture

usage: a V-shaped or U-shaped indentation carved or scratched into a surface; "there were four notches in the handle of his revolver"

4. notch, nick, snick, cut, cutting

usage: a small cut


1. notch, incise

usage: cut or make a notch into; "notch the rope"

2. notch, record, enter, put down

usage: notch a surface to record something

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