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Definición de “slash” en inglés

slash

verb uk   /slæʃ/ us  
[I or T] to cut with a sharp blade using a quick, strong movement: The museum was broken into last night and several paintings were slashed. She tried to commit suicide by slashing her wrists. We had to slash (our way) through the long grass to clear a path.Cutting and stabbing [T] informal to very much reduce something, such as money or jobs: Prices have been slashed by 50 percent!Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong

slash

noun uk   /slæʃ/ us  

slash noun (PUNCTUATION)

B2 [C] (UK also oblique (stroke)) the symbol / used in writing to separate letters, numbers, or words: You often write a slash between alternatives, for example, 'and/or'. Punctuation

slash noun (CUT)

a long, deep cutCutting and stabbing [C] a fast, long movement to hit something: Ben took a wild slash at the ball and luckily managed to hit it.Hitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain [C] a decorative opening in a piece of clothing, often with a different colour showing through it: My new dress is pale blue, with a dark blue slash in the sleeves.Parts of clothes

slash noun (TOILET)

[S] UK slang the act of going to the toilet and urinatingUrine and urinatingBodily fluids and their production
(Definition of slash from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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