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Adjective
Willing, or inclined, to take chances or risks
“He was a dashing fellow, I had to admit, even at 50 years of age.”
Adjective
Stylish and fashionable
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“I just have to keep reminding myself that anyone can wear a dashing black turban and eyepatch.”
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Trendy or in fashion
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Having a reputation for bravery
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Unconventional and slightly disreputable, especially in an attractive way
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Full of energy and life
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Characterized by pretentious or showy displays
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Moving with great speed
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Having or showing initiative and resourcefulness
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Impudent or cheeky
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Moving or proceeding with significant speed
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Physically attractive or exciting in a primal way
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Sudden, or figuratively explosive, in nature
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The prevention of the progress, success, or fulfillment of something
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Competition
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A sound made by something striking or falling into liquid
Verb
Present participle for to run or rush somewhere in a great hurry
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“He watched her dash quickly through the garden path and slip from his view into the house.”
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Present participle for to throw or launch something in a given direction with force
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“A sudden storm forces all fishing boats to return to Pentwater, and as a steam-powered tug tries to enter the channel, waves dash it against the pier.”
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Present participle for to strike or be hurled forcefully against something
“I'm like an insect that's flown into a room of its own accord. I dash against the walls, dash against the windows, flop against the ceiling, do everything except fly out again.”
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Present participle for to break or shatter into pieces or fragments
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“Order is necessary in the planetary system, for if no order was in it, the planets would hit each other and dash into pieces.”
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Present participle for to frustrate or foil, especially the hopes or expectations of someone
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“He would not be the man to tarnish that wellspring of optimism or dash her dreams of a marriage based on mutual trust and love.”
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Present participle for to destroy or ruin something, sometimes figuratively
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“Eight days later, events occurred that would dash his optimism.”
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Present participle for to cause sadness, distress or anxiety to
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“A cold front that brought freezing early morning temperatures to the Basin did nothing to dash his excitement.”
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Present participle for to cause (liquid or mush) to move or roll along, or against, a surface
“Kramer would consult Jackie about the possibility of suing the movie theatre after having hot coffee dash across his lap.”
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Present participle for to move or walk, especially in an orderly fashion as a group in a single line
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Present participle for splash
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Present participle for to fill with alarm or depression
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Present participle for make less strong or intense
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Present participle for to spring upon suddenly to attack or capture
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Present participle for to urge or push inward through force
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