indent englannista suomeksi
A cut or notch in the margin of anything, or a recess like a notch.
A stamp; an impression.
A certificate, or intended certificate, issued by the government of the United States at the close of the Revolution, for the principal or interest of the public debt.
A requisition or order for supplies, sent to the commissariat of an army.
To notch; to jag; to cut into points like a row of teeth
To be cut, notched, or dented.
To dent; to stamp or to press in; to impress
To cut the two halves of a document in duplicate, using a jagged or wavy line so that each party could demonstrate that their copy was part of the original whole.
To enter into a binding agreement by means of such documents; to formally commit (to doing something); to contract.
(RQ:Burton Melancholy), New York, 2001, p.91:
- The Polanders indented with Henry, Duke of Anjou, their new-chosen king, to bring with him an hundred families of artificers into Poland.
1698, (w), ''Twelve Sermons upon Several Subjects and Occasions'', London: Thomas Bennet, p.(nbs)28,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A60956.0001.001
- And is this now the Person who is to oblige ''his Maker?'' to indent and drive bargains with the ''Almighty?''
1803, John Browne Cutting, “A Succinct History of Jamaica” in (w), ''The History of the Maroons'', London: Longman and Rees, Volume 1, pp.(nbs)xlii-xliii,https://archive.org/details/cihm_44228
- (..) he accidentally met with the commander of a trading vessel bound to Barbadoes, and being actuated by an adventurous spirit, he bargained for a passage by indenting himself to serve a planter for four years after his arrival in that island.
To engage (someone), originally by means of indented contracts.
To begin (a line or lines) at a greater or lesser distance from the margin. See indentation, and indention. Normal indent pushes in a line or paragraph. "Hanging indent" pulls the line out into the margin.
To crook or turn; to wind in and out; to zigzag.
(RQ:Shakespeare As You Like It)
To make an order upon; to draw upon, as for military stores.
May 23 1832, Sir (w) examining (w) in the House of Commons
- What is the rule observed in India in indenting upon England for military stores ?