Synonyms for dash

Synonyms for (noun) dash

Synonyms: dash, sprint

Definition: a quick run

Similar words: run, running

Definition: the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace

Usage: he broke into a run; his daily run keeps him fit

Synonyms: dash, bolt

Definition: the act of moving with great haste

Usage: he made a dash for the door

Similar words: rush, rushing, hurry, haste

Definition: the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner

Usage: in his haste to leave he forgot his book

Synonyms: elan, dash, flair, panache, style

Definition: distinctive and stylish elegance

Usage: he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer

Similar words: elegance

Definition: a refined quality of gracefulness and good taste

Usage: she conveys an aura of elegance and gentility

Synonyms: dah, dash

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

Similar words: telegraphic signal, radiotelegraphic signal

Definition: a signal transmitted by telegraphy

Synonyms: dash, hyphen

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

Similar words: punctuation, punctuation mark

Definition: the marks used to clarify meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases

Synonyms: dash

Definition: a footrace run at top speed

Usage: he is preparing for the 100-yard dash

Similar words: track event

Definition: a footrace performed on a track (indoor or outdoor)

Synonyms for (verb) dash

Synonyms: dash

Definition: add an enlivening or altering element to

Usage: blue paint dashed with white

Similar words: mix, mix in

Definition: add as an additional element or part

Usage: mix water into the drink

Synonyms: smash, dash

Definition: break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over

Usage: Smash a plate

Similar words: break

Definition: destroy the integrity of; usually by force; cause to separate into pieces or fragments

Usage: He broke the glass plate; She broke the match

Synonyms: dash, crash

Definition: hurl or thrust violently

Usage: He dashed the plate against the wall; Waves were dashing against the rock

Similar words: cast, hurl, hurtle

Definition: throw forcefully

Synonyms: dash, daunt, frighten away, frighten off, scare, scare away, scare off, pall

Definition: cause to lose courage

Usage: dashed by the refusal

Similar words: restrain, intimidate

Definition: to compel or deter by or as if by threats

Synonyms: shoot, scoot, scud, dart, dash, flash

Definition: run or move very quickly or hastily

Usage: She dashed into the yard

Similar words: hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, race, speed, rush, rush along

Definition: move fast

Usage: He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street

Synonyms: dash

Definition: destroy or break

Usage: dashed ambitions and hopes

Similar words: spoil, scotch, queer, thwart, bilk, baffle, foil, frustrate, cross

Definition: hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of

Usage: What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge; foil your opponent

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