Textual thesaurus for "dash"

(noun) sprint

a quick run

(noun) bolt

the act of moving with great haste

he made a dash for the door

(noun) elan, flair, panache, style

distinctive and stylish elegance

he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer

(noun) dah

the longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code

(noun) hyphen

a punctuation mark (-) used between parts of a compound word or between the syllables of a word when the word is divided at the end of a line of text

(verb) smash

break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over

Smash a plate

(verb) crash

hurl or thrust violently

He dashed the plate against the wall; Waves were dashing against the rock

(verb) daunt, frighten away, frighten off, scare, scare away, scare off, pall

cause to lose courage

dashed by the refusal

(verb) shoot, scoot, scud, dart, flash

run or move very quickly or hastily

She dashed into the yard