dash
Noun
1. (of liquid) 
a. el chorrito (M) 
2. (fig) 
a. la toque m, pizca (F) (of humor, color) 
3. (hyphen, in morse) 
a. la raya (F) 
4. (run) 
a. la carrera (F) 
to make a dash for itechar a correr
5. (style) 
a. el dinamismo m, brío (M) 
to cut a dashcausar sensación
transitive verb
6. (throw) 
a. arrojar 
to dash something to the groundarrojar algo al suelo
7. (destroy) 
to dash somebody's hopestruncar las esperanzas de alguien
8. (colloquial) 
dash (it)!¡caramba!
intransitive verb
9. (move quickly) 
a. correr, ir apresuradamente 
to dash in/outentrar/salir apresuradamente
to dash about or aroundcorrer de acá para allá
10. (colloquial) 
I must dashtengo que salir pitando
dash [dæʃ]
noun
1 (small quantity) [of liquid] gota (f); chorrito (m); [of salt, pepper] pizca (f); [of colour] toque (m)
with a dash of soda con una gota or un chorrito de sifón
2 (punctuation mark) also (Morse) raya (f)
3 (rush) carrera (f)
there was a mad dash for the exit todos se precipitaron hacia la salida
It was so hot that as soon as the film finished there was a mad rush for the door
to make a dash at or towards precipitarse hacia; we had to make a dash for it tuvimos que salir corriendo
4 (US) (Dep)
the 100-meter dash los 100 metros lisos
5 (flair, style) brío (m)
to cut a dash destacar
6 (Aut)
transitive verb
1 (throw)
to dash sth to the ground tirar or arrojar algo al suelo; to dash sth to pieces hacer añicos algo; estrellar algo; to dash one's head against sth dar con la cabeza contra algo
2 [+hopes] frustrar; defraudar
to dash sb's spirits desanimar a algn
intransitive verb
1 (smash) estrellarse
the waves are dashing against the rock las olas rompen contra la roca
2 (rush) ir de prisa; precipitarse
to dash away/back salir/volver corriendo; to dash in/out entrar/salir disparado; to dash past pasar como un rayo; to dash up [+person] llegar corriendo; [+car] llegar a toda velocidad; I must dash me voy corriendo
interjection
dash it (all)! ¡demontre! (informal); ¡porras! (informal)
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