dashing

adjective dash·ing

Definition of dashing

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

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

dashingly

play \-iŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of dashing in a Sentence

  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.

First Known Use of dashing

circa 1697


DASHING Defined for English Language Learners

dashing

adjective

Definition of dashing for English Language Learners

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


DASHING Defined for Kids

dashing

adjective dash·ing \ˈda-shiŋ\

Definition of dashing for Students

  1. :  very attractive The groom looked dashing in his tuxedo.



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