verb (used with object)
Origin of notch
Related formsnotch·y, adjectiveun·notched, adjective
Examples from the Web for notched
In 2012, the U.S. notched a record $50 billion trade surplus in tourism.Tourism Is a Big Deal, and the Shutdown Will Ruin It|Daniel Gross|October 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The company has notched annual losses several years in a row.If Cosi Wants to Make a Profit, It Needs to Increase Wages|Daniel Gross|August 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And in the plug-in market (also generally referred to as the electric-car sector), Ford notched significant gains in April.
A moody ballad by an Australian crooner has notched 134 million views on YouTube.Gotye on His Viral Hit ‘Somebody That I Used to Know’|Marlow Stern|March 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But in 1956, two years earlier, Mucha had notched up a far greater score.
It is stronger than the one just described, and the notched cross-bar is very convenient for the pack-ropes.The Art of Travel|Francis Galton
These were notched at the ends and fastened with hickory pins.A Tale of the Kloster|Brother Jabez
Even as she was speaking she had notched and loosed another shaft, speaking as folk do who turn from busy work at loom or bench.The Roots of the Mountains|William Morris
The first tier was notched into the green sward, and the second tier was nine inches below it.On Some Ancient Battle-Fields in Lancashire|Charles Hardwick
A tent and a half-built house of notched logs occupied the middle of the small clearing.Northwest!|Harold Bindloss
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Idioms and Phrases with notched
see take down a notch.