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dash

 
Noun dash has 6 senses
  1. dash, elan, flair, panache, style - distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"
    --1 is a kind of elegance
  2. dash, sprint - a quick run
    --2 is a kind of run, running
    --2 has particulars: break
    Derived form: verb dash1
  3. dash - a footrace run at top speed; "he is preparing for the 100-yard dash"
    --3 is a kind of
    track event
  4. hyphen, 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
    --4 is a kind of punctuation, punctuation mark
  5. dash, dah - the longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
    --5 is a kind of telegraphic signal, radiotelegraphic signal
    --5 is a part of Morse, Morse code, international Morse code
  6. dash, bolt - the act of moving with great haste; "he made a dash for the door"
    --6 is a kind of haste, hurry, rush, rushing
    Derived form: verb dash1
Verb dash has 6 senses
  1. dart, dash, scoot, scud, flash, shoot - run or move very quickly or hastily; "She dashed into the yard"
    --1 is one way to rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie, speed, race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along
    Derived forms: noun dash6, noun dash2
    Sample sentences:
    Something is ----ing PP
    Somebody ----s PP
  2. smash, dash - break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over; "Smash a plate"
    --2 is one way to break
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. crash, dash - hurl or thrust violently; "He dashed the plate against the wall"; "Waves were dashing against the rock"
    --3 is one way to hurl, hurtle, cast
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  4. dash - destroy or break; "dashed ambitions and hopes"
    --4 is one way to
    thwart, queer, spoil, scotch, foil, cross, frustrate, baffle, bilk
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  5. daunt, dash, scare off, pall, frighten off, scare away, frighten away, scare - cause to lose courage; "dashed by the refusal"
    --5 is one way to intimidate, restrain
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s somebody
  6. dash - add an enlivening or altering element to; "blue paint dashed with white"
    --6 is one way to
    mix, mix in
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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