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[dash-ee] /ˈdæʃ i/
adjective, dashier, dashiest.
showy; stylish; dashing.
Origin of dashy
First recorded in 1815-25; dash1 + -y1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • It was a dashy barouche, drawn by a glossy-black span, and occupied by two ladies and a lapdog.

  • And Laura set the dashy little thing with its head on one side, and held it up coquettishly.

    Real Folks Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • 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

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