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  • as inimprovise
  • as inmake
  • as intype
  • as inwrite

synonyms for dash off

  • ad-lib
  • brainstorm
  • concoct
  • contrive
  • devise
  • dream up
  • invent
  • throw together
  • coin
  • extemporize
  • fake
  • jam
  • spark
  • do off top of head
  • do offhand
  • fake it
  • improv
  • improvisate
  • made do
  • speak off the cuff
  • wing it
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antonyms for dash off

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  • design
  • plan
  • premeditate
  • break
  • destroy
  • neglect
  • ruin
  • demolish
  • derange
  • disarrange
  • dismantle
  • disorder
  • disorganize
  • raze
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    How to use dash off in a sentence

    A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    Tom leaped on one side; the buffalo-bull turned short round and made another dash at him.
    HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
    For a second Marius considered whether he might not attempt to elude Garnache by a wild and sudden dash towards his men.
    ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
    They show to the full the secret of the Marshal's success as a soldier, the blending of ardour with method and dash with caution.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    A man throws up his arms and tumbles headlong, but those that live dash on.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    But suddenly Jessie drove her paddle deep into the water and sent the canoe in a dash to the landing.
    THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
    They have not the musical flow of Coleridge's versification, but rather the dash and vivacity of Scott.
    NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
    I don't forget how I used to have to churn in a dash-churn, till my arms ached fit to drop off.
    DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
    As the car rolled on toward Manhattan's northern boundary, the woman with the green eyes switched on the radio on the dash.
    HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
    You—you—I never saw anybody who could dash cold water on people's happiness as you can!
    DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO DASH OFF

    • ad-lib
    • brainstorm
    • coin
    • concoct
    • contrive
    • dash off
    • devise
    • do off top of head
    • do offhand
    • dream up
    • extemporize
    • fake
    • fake it
    • improv
    • improvisate
    • invent
    • jam
    • made do
    • spark
    • speak off the cuff
    • throw together
    • wing it
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.