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dashy

[dash-ee] /ˈdæʃ i/
adjective, dashier, dashiest.
1.
showy; stylish; dashing.
Origin of dashy
1815-1825
First recorded in 1815-25; dash1 + -y1
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  • It was a visitor, and he came alone—a young fellow of dashy appearance, handsome black hair and whiskers, and very black eyes.

    Cudjo's Cave J. T. Trowbridge
  • And Laura set the dashy little thing with its head on one side, and held it up coquettishly.

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    Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • It was a dashy barouche, drawn by a glossy-black span, and occupied by two ladies and a lapdog.

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