Translation of "dash" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dæʃ/ us /dæʃ/

to run somewhere suddenly

She dashed back into the house to grab her sunglasses.
noun uk /dæʃ/ us /dæʃ/

a mark (–) used to separate parts of sentences


the action of running somewhere suddenly

As the rain started, we made a dash for shelter.

(Translation of “dash” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /dӕʃ/

to move with speed and violence

A squirrel dashed across the road.

to knock, throw etc violently, especially so as to break

lanzar, arrojar
He dashed the bottle to pieces against the wall.

to bring down suddenly and violently or to make very depressed

Our hopes were dashed.
dashing adjective

smart and lively

gallardo, apuesto
a dashing young man
She looks very dashing in her new clothes.
dash off phrasal verb

to write quickly

escribir de prisa y corriendo
I dashed off an email to my brother.

to leave hastily

irse corriendo
She dashed off to the shops.

(Translation of “dash” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)