notch

All Noun Verb
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  • His career includes some international appearances a notch above his high school play.
  • Look, there are three notches in the stone where you can place your feet. Cited from First in the Field, by George Manville Fenn
  • He notched up four centuries, including two in a match for the first time.
  • Cut little notches in them, and lay them for a short time in very cold water. Cited from Directions for Cookery, by Eliza Leslie
  • He notched one goal in his international debut and won his first gold medal with Canada.
  • He notched points in six straight games from late January to early February.
  • The songs were top notch but the production quality of the album was poor.
  • These notches can be found on the upper legs, feet and upper body section.
  • The position at the bank had raised the good man's importance several notches. Cited from Aunt Jane's Nieces, by Edith Van Dyne
  • All the little notches were there showing the age and growth of her child. Cited from Une Vie, by Guy de Maupassant
  • This competition is a whole notch up from what I'm used to.
  • It is about twelve feet long with various kinds of notches cut along the two sides. Cited from Life in a Thousand Worlds, by William Shuler Harris
  • This was first done by notching the edge of the film where a color change was wanted.
  • The Express would lose seven more games before they notched a win.
  • The fan mail we received would always go up a notch when they had a fight.
  • They have a short dark bill, short wings and a long notched tail.
  • Then he put his feet in the notches and climbed one of the trees. Cited from Philippine Folklore Stories, by John Maurice Miller
  • And on either half they cut two or three notches. Cited from The Travels of Marco Polo, Volume 2, Marco Polo and Rustichello of Pisa
  • The ends are connected together with a piece of wood set in the notches. Cited from The Boy Mechanic: Volume 1, by Popular Mechanics
  • At length the ball dropped off into one of the notches. Cited from The Gambler, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Meaning of notch

  • noun A v-shaped indentation
    mandibular notch
  • noun A v-shaped or u-shaped indentation carved or scratched into a surface
    there were four notches in the handle of his revolver
  • noun A small cut
  • verb Cut or make a notch into
    notch the rope
  • verb Notch a surface to record something