v. t.1.To cut by striking violently and at random; to cut in long slits.
[imp. & p. p. Slashed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Slashing.]
2.To lash; to ply the whip to.
3.To crack or snap, as a whip.
v. i.1.To strike violently and at random, esp. with an edged instrument; to lay about one indiscriminately with blows; to cut hastily and carelessly.
n.1.A long cut; a cut made at random.
2.A large slit in the material of any garment, made to show the lining through the openings.
3.Swampy or wet lands overgrown with bushes.
4.A opening or gap in a forest made by wind, fire, or other destructive agency.
Noun1.slash - a wound made by cutting; "he put a bandage over the cut"
Synonyms: gash, cut, slice
2.slash - an open tract of land in a forest that is strewn with debris from logging (or fire or wind)
3.slash - a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information
4.slash - a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument
Synonyms: gash
Verb1.slash - cut with sweeping strokes; as with an ax or machete
Synonyms: cut down
2.slash - beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"
3.slash - cut open; "she slashed her wrists"
Synonyms: gash
4.slash - cut drastically; "Prices were slashed"
5.slash - move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"
slash - oblique stroke
Vandyke, abbreviate, abrade, abrasion, abridge, amputate, assail, attack, ax, band, bar, bark, beat, beat down, bend, bias, bisect, blaze, blemish, blister, bloody, breach, break, breakage, burn, burr, burst, butcher, carve, castigate, catercorner, chafe, cheapen, cheapening, check, chip, chiseling, chop, claw, cleave, cleft, clip, concussion, crack, crackle, craze, crenellate, crenulate, crimp, cross-hatching, curtail, cut across, cut away, cut back, cut crosswise, cut down, cut in two, cut off, cut prices, dash, decline, decrease, deflate, deflation, delineation, demitint, depreciate, depreciation, devaluate, devaluation, diagonal, diagonalize, dichotomize, dissever, dive, dotted line, drop, engravement, engraving, etch, etching, excise, excoriate, fall, fall in price, fissure, flagellate, flail, flash burn, flay, flog, fracture, fray, frazzle, fret, fustigate, gall, gap, gem-engraving, give way, glass-cutting, glyptic, gouge, graving, hachure, hack, hackle, haggle, hairline, half tint, halve, hatching, hew, horsewhip, hurt, incise, incision, indent, injure, injury, inscript, inscription, jag, jew down, jigsaw, knife, knurl, lacerate, laceration, lambaste, lance, lash, lesion, line, lineation, lining, lowering, machicolate, maim, make mincemeat of, mark down, markdown, marking, maul, mill, mortal wound, mutilate, mutilation, nick, nose dive, nose-dive, notch, oblique, oblique angle, oblique figure, oblique line, pare, picot, pierce, pink, plummet, plummeting, plunge, price cut, price fall, price reduction, prune, puncture, reduce, reduction, rend, rent, retrench, rhomboid, rift, rip, rive, roast, run, rupture, sag, savage, saw, scald, scale, scallop, scar, scarify, scathe, scissor, scorch, score, scoring, scotch, scourge, scrape, scratch, scratch comma, scratching, scuff, second-degree burn, separatrix, serrate, sever, shave, skin, skin alive, slant, slant across, slash across, slashing, slice, slump, snip, solidus, sore, splinter, split, sprain, stab, stab wound, stick, stipple, stippling, strain, streak, streaking, striation, strip, stripe, striping, stroke, sublineation, sunder, tear, third-degree burn, thrash, tint, tooling, tooth, transverse, trauma, traumatize, trim, trounce, type-cutting, underline, underlining, underscore, underscoring, virgule, whip, whittle, wound, wounds immedicable, wrench
Translate Slash to Spanish, Translate Slash to German, Translate Slash to French
slap on
slap on the side
slap together
Slape ale
-- Slash --
Slash pine
slash pocket
slashdot effect
Slate ax
Slate clay
slate club
Slate globe
slate pencil
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy