Definition of dashing
- a dashing young horse
She married a dashing young lawyer from the city.
a brave and dashing soldier
The actor cuts a dashing figure as a young Jack Kennedy.
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of a man or a man's appearance : attractive and impressive in a way that shows confidence
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to speak or write verbosely and windily
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