As a verb dashed
As an adjective dashed
is of a line, made up of short lines with small gaps between each one and the next.
As a noun dasher is
that which dashes or agitates.
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Of a line, made up of short lines with small gaps between each one and the next.
(British, informal) A euphemism for damned .
- It's a dashed shame that Tarquin failed all his A-levels — we were hoping to get him into Oxford.
* Dashed in the sense of "damned" is considered to be upper-class or somewhat old-fashioned.
* (line) broken
* (damned) darned (especially US)
That which dashes or agitates.
(US) A dashboard or splashboard.
(archaic) One who makes an ostentatious parade.
- the dasher of a churn
* dash and dashing