make a dash for

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of make a dash for

:to run quickly to
  • We made a dash for the exit.

Word by Word Definitions

make play
  1. : behave, act

  2. : to begin or seem to begin (an action)

  3. : to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. : the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

  2. : brand

  3. : the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

dash play
  1. : to break by striking or knocking

  2. : to knock, hurl, or thrust violently

  3. : splash, spatter

  1. : blow

  2. : a sudden burst or splash

  3. : the sound produced by such a burst


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