Definition of 'dashing'
Example sentences containing 'dashing'
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It helps that she cuts such a dashing figure dressed as a bloke. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You've joined the style consensus and probably look rather dashing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Apart from the dashing good looks, of course. The Sun (2011)In the flesh, he cuts a dashing figure. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A once dashing figure became a historical footnote. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A villain to our dashing heroes. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I think it's my impeccable facial hair and dashing good looks. The Sun (2014)At 6ft with blue eyes and striking looks, he cut a dashing figure. Times, Sunday Times (2016)France was getting acquainted yesterday with the dashing young investment banker who has shot from obscurity to stardom and controversy as the country's new socialist economy minister. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Then in storms a dashing hero, flashing a CID card and sending them packing. The Sun (2010)
Trends of 'dashing'
Used Occasionally. dashing is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'dashing'
British English: dashing ADJECTIVE
A dashing person or thing is very stylish and attractive.
He was the very model of the dashing RAF pilot.
Definition of dashing from the Collins English Dictionary
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