- [C]牙科医生 dental surgeon; a person professionally trained to treat the teeth
a person qualified to practice dentistry
- The dentist told the boy not to eat too many sweets.
- I have an appointment with my dentist this afternoon.
- The dentist took out his bad tooth yesterday.
- I have got toothache, so I must go to a dentist.
- He cried blue murder when the dentist pulled his tooth out.