French translation of 'dash'
1. (= punctuation) tiret m
2. (= small quantity) [of lemon juice, milk] goutte f ⧫ larme f
a dash of cream un peu de crème
a dash of soda un peu d’eau gazeuse
3. (= touch)
[of glamour, luxury] touche f
[of mystery] touche f
4. (= rush)
to make a dash for somewhere se précipiter quelque part
He made a dash for the door. Il se précipita vers la porte.
to make a dash for it (= try to escape) prendre ses jambes à son cou
to cut a dash (old-fashioned) (= look stylish) faire de l’effet
1. (= hurl) jeter violemment ⧫ lancer violemment
2. [hopes] anéantir
to dash somewhere se précipiter quelque part
I must dash! il faut que je me sauve !
to dash to, to dash towards (= rush towards) se précipiter vers ⧫ se ruer vers
Everyone dashed to the window to look. Tout le monde s’est précipité vers la fenêtre pour regarder. ⧫ Tout le monde s’est rué vers la fenêtre pour regarder.
Phrasal verbsdash away, dash off, dash out
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Example Sentences Including 'dash'
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A project the family values gets the dash of luck it needs.The Sun (2016)
Add a dash of cream and tuck in.The Sun (2015)
Add a dash skimmed milk, 2 chopped tomatoes and basil.The Sun (2017)
Add the corn and any shredded white turkey meat and dash of cream to taste.The Sun (2014)
And his fitted into a slot on his car 's dash and broadcast those tracks over the airwaves.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Any hopes of finding more survivors were quickly dashed.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Be ready to make a mercy dash after heavy snow, shaking it off the upward sweeping branches of conifers.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Both were left wing and cut a glamorous dash in postwar Edinburgh.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He really cut a dash.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Job plans escape the delays, and the personal ambition that means the most to you gets the dash of luck it needs.The Sun (2016)
Must dash, see you in six months.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
People dashed about collecting them and queued for her to sign them when she came down.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
People wanting somewhere with character and a dash of style.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Rather than a dash for glory, just hang in there.The Sun (2014)
The binary dots and dashes that fuel the entire system will flicker and die.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The bright ochre shade cuts a dash in the winter landscape.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The dash for shale oil will shake the world.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Top off with dash of chilli oil and Parmesan.The Sun (2016)
Who won the dash to the line?The Sun (2014)
You add a vital dash of common sense to turn plans into action.The Sun (2010)
You may need to add a dash of olive oil to loosen the mixture.The Sun (2012)
Always willing to dash back and help out his defence.The Sun (2014)
He wants to add his own dash of panache to English football history.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
His early dash is still there and the return to this sharper course should do the trick.The Sun (2013)
Often he dashes from schooling Long Run to masterminding his dental empire.The Sun (2011)
By making it dashed awkward to get to.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
I was similarly worried about the dash itself.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
No quick dash to the loo.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
We made a mercy dash to get you.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
His season may have turned on a couple of bits of skill and a small dash of luck.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Pure luck adds a dash of showbiz glamour to your life.The Sun (2008)
The sentry ducked past lines of hanging blankets and dashed back towards the doorway to raise the alarm.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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'dash' in Other Languages
British English: dash /dæʃ/ VERB
If you dash somewhere, you run or go there quickly and suddenly.
Suddenly she dashed down to the cellar.
- American English: dash
- Arabic: يَنْدَفِعُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: sair apressadamente
- Chinese: 猛冲
- Croatian: jurnuti
- Czech: pádit
- Danish: fare
- Dutch: vooruitstormen
- European Spanish: lanzarse a
- Finnish: rynnätä
- French: se presser
- German: eilen
- Greek: ορμώ
- Italian: precipitarsi
- Japanese: 突進する
- Korean: 돌진하다
- Norwegian: styrte
- Polish: popędzić
- European Portuguese: sair apressadamente
- Romanian: a da buzna
- Russian: мчаться
- Spanish: correr
- Swedish: störta
- Thai: ถลาไปอย่างรวดเร็ว
- Turkish: hızla koşmak
- Ukrainian: мчати
- Vietnamese: lao tới
Translation of dash from the Collins English to French
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