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slash

 
Noun slash has 4 senses
  1. cut, gash, slash, slice - a wound made by cutting; "he put a bandage over the cut"
    --1 is a kind of wound, lesion
    Derived forms: verb slash3, verb slash1
  2. slash - an open tract of land in a forest that is strewn with debris from logging (or fire or wind)
    --2 is a kind of
    land, dry land, earth, ground, solid ground, terra firma
  3. solidus, slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrix - a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information
    --3 is a kind of punctuation, punctuation mark
  4. slash, gash - a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument
    --4 is a kind of cut, cutting
    Derived form: verb slash1
Verb slash has 5 senses
  1. slash, cut down - cut with sweeping strokes; as with an ax or machete
    --1 is one way to cut
    Derived forms: noun slash4, noun slash1, noun slasher1
    Sample sentence:
    They slash the trees
  2. flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounce - beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"
    --2 is one way to beat, beat up, work over
    Sample sentence:
    They want to slash the prisoners
  3. slash, gash - cut open; "she slashed her wrists"
    --3 is one way to cut
    Derived form: noun slash1
    Sample sentence:
    They will slash the duet
  4. slash - cut drastically; "Prices were slashed"
    --4 is one way to
    reduce, cut down, cut back, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring down
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  5. convulse, thresh, thresh about, thrash, thrash about, slash, toss, jactitate - move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"
    --5 is one way to shake, agitate
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
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