1. 〔窪地〕a hollow, a cavity, a pit;〔打ってへこんだところ〕a dent
    • 雨水が庭のくぼみにたまった
    • Rainwater collected in the depression in the garden.
    • 目の周りのくぼみ
    • the hollows under one's eyes
    • 彼女のほおのくぼみ
    • her sunken cheeks/the hollows in her cheeks
    • 鉄板の中央のくぼみ
    • a dent in the middle of an iron plate
  1. a dent;〔地面の〕a cave-in, a depression ((in the ground)) ⇒へこむ(凹む)
    • 衝突して車のドアにひどいへこみができた
    • The collision put [left] a big dent in the door of the car.