What does dashing mean?

Definitions for dashing
ˈdæʃ ɪŋdash·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dashing, gallantadjective

    lively and spirited

    "a dashing hero"

  2. dapper, dashing, jaunty, natty, raffish, rakish, spiffy, snappy, spruceadjective

    marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners

    "a dapper young man"; "a jaunty red hat"

Wiktionary

  1. dashingnoun

    The action of the verb to dash.

  2. dashingadjective

    Spirited, audacious and full of high spirits.

  3. dashingadjective

    Chic, fashionable.

    All heads turned as the dashing young man entered the room.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dashing

    of Dash

  2. Dashingadjective

    bold; spirited; showy

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. dashing

    The rolling and breaking of the sea.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dashing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dashing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of dashing in a Sentence

  1. Magha:

    A subtle-witted man is like an arrow, which, rending little surface, enters deeply, but they whose minds are dull resemble stones dashing with clumsy force, but never piercing.

  2. Door Dashing:

    I'm picking up odd jobs here and there, I'm Door Dashing, and doing everything to cover expenses, i don't know what I'd be doing if I was trying to support a family. I'm without insurance during a pandemic, which is terrifying.

  3. Hiram Morgan:

    He's a very dashing figure. He had a dramatic life and died young, we're in touch with the Ministry of Culture in Ireland and that's a decision we will take together.

  4. Akhenaten:

    As a rock on the seashore he standeth firm, and the dashing of the waves disturbeth him not. He raiseth his head like a tower on a hill, and the arrows of fortune drop at his feet. In the instant of danger, the courage of his heart here, and scorn to fly.

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