dasher

[ dash-er ]
/ ˈdæʃ ər /

noun

a person or thing that dashes.
a kind of plunger with paddles at one end, for stirring and mixing liquids or semisolids in a churn, ice-cream freezer, or the like.
a person of dashing appearance or manner.

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Origin of dasher

First recorded in 1780–90; dash1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for dasher

dasher
/ (ˈdæʃə) /

noun

one that dashes
Canadian the ledge along the top of the boards of an ice hockey rink
the plunger in a churn, often with paddles attached
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