1 Definitions of Detent

The meaning of the word detent, the definition of Detent:

n. - That which locks or unlocks a movement; a catch, pawl, or dog; especially, in clockwork, the catch which locks and unlocks the wheelwork in striking.

The word "detent" uses 6 letters: D E E N T T

Direct anagrams of detent:

netted tented

Words formed by adding one letter before or after detent, or to detent in any order:

a - dentate   e - detente   i - dinette   l - nettled   s - detents  

Shorter words found within detent:

de dee deet den dene dent ed en end et ne nee need net nett te ted tee teed teen ten tend tenet tent tet

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Other words with the same letter pairs: de et te en nt

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