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dashing

adjective dash·ing

Simple Definition of dashing

  • of a man or a man's appearance : attractive and impressive in a way that shows confidence

Full Definition of dashing

  1. 1 :  marked by vigorous action :  spirited <a dashing young horse>

  2. 2 :  marked by smartness especially in dress and manners

dash·ing·ly play \-iŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of dashing

  1. She married a dashing young lawyer from the city.

  2. a brave and dashing soldier

  3. The actor cuts a dashing figure as a young Jack Kennedy.



Circa 1697

First Known Use of dashing

circa 1697

Rhymes with dashing



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