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dash

noun

dash

verb

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1 to go at a pace faster than a walk
  • One sprinter dashed to the finish line in record-breaking time.
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2 to proceed or move quickly
  • We dashed about in a panic, trying to get everything organized before the guests were scheduled to arrive.
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beat it, get a move on, make tracks, shake a leg, step on it

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3 to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • He dashed water in his face in an attempt to wake up.
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let fly

4 to wet or soil by striking with something liquid or mushy
  • Our clothes were dashed with the mud of passing cars.
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5 to cause (something liquid or mushy) to move along in sheets
  • A sudden jolt dashed the hot coffee onto the driver's lap.
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