Definition of 'dash'
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- distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"
Synonyms: elan flair panache style
- a quick run
- a footrace run at top speed; "he is preparing for the 100-yard dash"
- a punctuation mark (-) used between parts of a compound word or between the syllables of a word when the word is divided at the end of a line of text
- the longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
- the act of moving with great haste; "he made a dash for the door"
- run or move very quickly or hastily; "She dashed into the yard"
Synonyms: dart scoot scud flash shoot
- break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over; "Smash a plate"
- hurl or thrust violently; "He dashed the plate against the wall"; "Waves were dashing against the rock"
- destroy or break; "dashed ambitions and hopes"
- cause to lose courage; "dashed by the refusal"
Synonyms: daunt scare off pall frighten off scare away frighten away scare
- add an enlivening or altering element to; "blue paint dashed with white"