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  • 1 dash against — index impinge Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 dash — dash1 [dæʃ] v [Date: 1200 1300; Origin: Probably from the sound of something breaking when hit] 1.) [I always + adverb/preposition] to go or run somewhere very quickly ▪ Olive dashed into the room, grabbed her bag, and ran out again. 2.) dash sb… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 dash — dash1 [ dæʃ ] verb * 1. ) intransitive dash into/out of/across etc. to run or go somewhere very quickly because you are in a hurry: Maria came dashing down the stairs. I dashed out into the street, still in my pajamas. 2. ) transitive dash… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4 dash */ — I UK [dæʃ] / US verb Word forms dash : present tense I/you/we/they dash he/she/it dashes present participle dashing past tense dashed past participle dashed 1) [intransitive] to run or go somewhere very quickly because you are in a hurry dash… …

    English dictionary

  • 5 Dash! Yonkuro — Volume 1 front cover ダッシュ!四駆郎 (Dasshu! Yonkarō) Genre …

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  • 6 Dash — (d[a^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dashed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dashing}.] [Of. Scand. origin; cf. Dan daske to beat, strike, Sw. & Icel. daska, Dan. & Sw. dask blow.] 1. To throw with violence or haste; to cause to strike violently or hastily; often… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 dash — dash1 [dash] vt. [ME dashen, to strike, rush < Scand, as in Swed daska, Dan daske, slap; prob. of echoic orig.] 1. to throw so as to break; smash 2. to strike with violence 3. to throw, knock, or thrust: with away, down, against, etc. 4. to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Dash and Lilly — is a 1999 Emmy and Golden Globe Award nominated television film directed by Kathy Bates and written by Jerrold L. Ludwig. Contents 1 Plot 2 Principal cast 3 Awards and nominations …

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  • 9 dash out — To knock out by striking against something • • • Main Entry: ↑dash …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 dash — 1 verb 1 to go or run somewhere very quickly (+ into/across/behind etc): Olive dashed into the room, grabbed her bag and ran out again. 2 (transitive always + adv/prep) to make something move violently against a surface, usually so that it breaks …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 dash — dash1 /dash/, v.t. 1. to strike or smash violently, esp. so as to break to pieces: He dashed the plate into smithereens against the wall. 2. to throw or thrust violently or suddenly: to dash one stone against another. 3. to splash, often… …

    Universalium

  • 12 dash — I [[t]dæʃ[/t]] v. t. 1) to strike or smash violently, esp. so as to break to pieces: to dash a plate against a wall[/ex] 2) to throw or thrust violently or suddenly: to dash one stone against another[/ex] 3) to splash, often violently; bespatter …

    From formal English to slang

  • 13 Dash Parr — Superherobox caption=Close up of Dash comic color=background:#80ffff publisher=Dark Horse Comics/Pixar Animation Studios debut= The Incredibles creators=Brad Bird Based on= quicksilver character name=Dash Incredible or The Dash alliance… …

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  • 14 dash — [[t]dæ̱ʃ[/t]] dashes, dashing, dashed 1) VERB If you dash somewhere, you run or go there quickly and suddenly. [V adv/prep] Suddenly she dashed down to the cellar... [V adv/prep] She dashed in from the garden. N SING Dash is also a noun. ...a 160 …

    English dictionary

  • 15 DASH diet — The DASH diet (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) is a diet promoted by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (part of the NIH, a United States government organization) to control hypertension. This eating plan is rich in fruits,… …

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  • 16 dash — [dæʃ] verb I 1) to go somewhere in a hurry I dashed out into the street, still in my pyjamas.[/ex] 2) [I/T] to hit something violently, or to throw something violently against a surface Huge waves dashed against the side of the boat.[/ex] • dash… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 17 dash — I. /dæʃ / (say dash) verb (t) 1. to strike violently, especially so as to break to pieces. 2. to throw or thrust violently or suddenly. 3. to splash violently; bespatter (with water, mud, etc.). 4. to apply roughly as by splashing. 5. to throw… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 Dash for Gas — The Dash for Gas was the significant shift by the newly privatized electric companies in the United Kingdom towards generation of electricity using natural gas during the 1990s. The key reasons for this shift were[1]: (a) political: the… …

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  • 19 dash — 1. verb 1) he dashed home Syn: rush, race, run, sprint, bolt, dart, gallop, career, charge, shoot, hurtle, careen, fly, speed, zoom, scurry, scuttle, scamper; informal tea …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 20 dash — v 1. smash, shatter, crash, Brit. Dial. pash; strike, break, split, cleave, rive, rend; shiver, fragment, splinter, crack, split, snap; crush, destroy; beat, batter, slam, ram, hit, smite. 2. throw, hurl, catapult; fling, cast, sling, shy, pitch; …

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