verb. ['ˈslæʃ'] cut with sweeping strokes; as with an ax or machete.
Words that Rhyme with Slash
How do you pronounce slash?
Pronounce slash as slæʃ.
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Example sentences of the word slash
1. Noun, singular or mass
A forward slash or line can be used to separate each metric unit.
2. Verb, base form
Troops use the blade to slash through heavy vegetation.
Quotes containing the word slash
1. I’m stuck babysitting turtle eggs while a volleyball player slash grease monkey slash aquarium volunteer tries to hit on me.” I’m not hitting on you,” he protested.No?”Believe me, you’d know if I was hitting on you. You wouldn’t be able to stop yourself from succumbing to my charms.
- Nicholas Sparks, The Last Song
2. How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a spectre through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its spectral throat?
- Joseph Conrad, Lord Jim
verb. ['ˈslæʃ'] beat severely with a whip or rod.
- beat up
- work over
verb. ['ˈslæʃ'] cut open.
verb. ['ˈslæʃ'] cut drastically.
- trim down
- bring down
- cut down
- cut back
noun. ['ˈslæʃ'] an open tract of land in a forest that is strewn with debris from logging (or fire or wind).
- solid ground
- dry land
- take away
- switch on
noun. ['ˈslæʃ'] a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument.
noun. ['ˈslæʃ'] a wound made by cutting.
- switch off
noun. ['ˈslæʃ'] a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
- punctuation mark
- stand still
verb. ['ˈslæʃ'] move or stir about violently.
- thresh about
- thrash about