dashing

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English daschande, equivalent to dash +‎ -ing.

Adjective[edit]

dashing (comparative more dashing, superlative most dashing)

  1. Spirited, audacious and full of high spirits.
  2. Chic, fashionable.
    All heads turned as the dashing young man entered the room.
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Verb[edit]

dashing

  1. present participle of dash

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English dasshyng, dasshynge, equivalent to dash +‎ -ing.

Noun[edit]

dashing (countable and uncountable, plural dashings)

  1. The action of the verb to dash.

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