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Dash 1

Definition: To throw with violence or haste; to cause to strike violently or hastily; often used with against.

Dash 2

Definition: To break, as by throwing or by collision; to shatter; to crust; to frustrate; to ruin.

Dash 3

Definition: To put to shame; to confound; to confuse; to abash; to depress.

Dash 4

Definition: To throw in or on in a rapid, careless manner; to mix, reduce, or adulterate, by throwing in something of an inferior quality; to overspread partially; to bespatter; to touch here and there; as, to dash wine with water; to dash paint upon a picture.

Dash 5

Definition: To form or sketch rapidly or carelessly; to execute rapidly, or with careless haste; with off; as, to dash off a review or sermon.

Dash 6

Definition: To erase by a stroke; to strike out; knock out; with out; as, to dash out a word.

Dash 7

Definition: To rust with violence; to move impetuously; to strike violently; as, the waves dash upon rocks.

Dash 8

Definition: Violent striking together of two bodies; collision; crash.

Dash 9

Definition: A sudden check; abashment; frustration; ruin; as, his hopes received a dash.

Dash 10

Definition: A slight admixture, infusion, or adulteration; a partial overspreading; as, wine with a dash of water; red with a dash of purple.

Dash 11

Definition: A rapid movement, esp. one of short duration; a quick stroke or blow; a sudden onset or rush; as, a bold dash at the enemy; a dash of rain.

Dash 12

Definition: Energy in style or action; animation; spirit.

Dash 13

Definition: A vain show; a blustering parade; a flourish; as, to make or cut a great dash.

Dash 14

Definition: A mark or line in writing or printing, denoting a sudden break, stop, or transition in a sentence, or an abrupt change in its construction, a long or significant pause, or an unexpected or epigrammatic turn of sentiment. Dashes are also sometimes used instead of marks or parenthesis.

Dash 15

Definition: The sign of staccato, a small mark denoting that the note over which it is placed is to be performed in a short, distinct manner.

Dash 16

Definition: The line drawn through a figure in the thorough bass, as a direction to raise the interval a semitone.

Dash 17

Definition: A short, spirited effort or trial of speed upon a race course; used in horse racing, when a single trial constitutes the race.

dash 18

Definition: a quick run

dash 19

Definition: the act of moving with great haste; "he made a dash for the door"

dash 20

Definition: distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"

dash 21

Definition: the longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code

dash 22

Definition: 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

dash 23

Definition: a footrace run at top speed; "he is preparing for the 100-yard dash"

dash 24

Definition: add an enlivening or altering element to; "blue paint dashed with white"

dash 25

Definition: break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over; "Smash a plate"

dash 26

Definition: hurl or thrust violently; "He dashed the plate against the wall"; "Waves were dashing against the rock"

dash 27

Definition: cause to lose courage; "dashed by the refusal"

dash 28

Definition: run or move very quickly or hastily; "She dashed into the yard"

dash 29

Definition: destroy or break; "dashed ambitions and hopes"


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