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