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English definition of “dash”

dash

noun
 
 
/dæʃ/
RUN [no plural] B2 If you make a dash somewhere, you run there very quickly: As the rain started, we made a dash for shelter.Moving quickly
AMOUNT [C] a small amount of something, often food: Add a dash of milk to the sauce.General words for size and amount
MARK [C] B2 a mark (—) used to separate parts of sentences Punctuation
(Definition of dash noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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