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dashed

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[ dasht ]
/ dæʃt /
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adjective
made up of dashes: a dashed line down the middle of the road.
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Origin of dashed

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First recorded in 1640–50; dash1 + -ed2

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Other definitions for dashed (2 of 2)

dashed2
[ dasht ]
/ dæʃt /

adjective, adverb Chiefly British.
(used as a euphemism) damned: dashed impudence; dashed bad luck.

Origin of dashed

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First recorded in 1640–50; dash2 + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM dashed

dash·ed·ly [dash-id-lee], /ˈdæʃ ɪd li/, adverb
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