Meaning of “dash” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /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.

a small amount of something, often food:

Add a dash of milk to the sauce.
MARK [ C ]

B2 a mark (—) used to separate parts of sentences

(Definition of “dash noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)