Definitions for slash

Definitions for (noun) slash

Main entry: slash, gash

Definition: a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument

Main entry: separatrix, slash, solidus, stroke, diagonal, virgule

Definition: a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information

Main entry: slash

Definition: an open tract of land in a forest that is strewn with debris from logging (or fire or wind)

Main entry: slash, slice, gash, cut

Definition: a wound made by cutting

Usage: he put a bandage over the cut

Definitions for (verb) slash

Main entry: slash

Definition: cut drastically

Usage: Prices were slashed

Main entry: gash, slash

Definition: cut open

Usage: she slashed her wrists

Main entry: slash, cut down

Definition: cut with sweeping strokes; as with an ax or machete

Main entry: slash, welt, whip, lash, lather, strap, trounce, flog

Definition: beat severely with a whip or rod

Usage: The teacher often flogged the students; The children were severely trounced

Main entry: thrash, thrash about, thresh, thresh about, toss, slash, convulse, jactitate

Definition: move or stir about violently

Usage: The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed

Visual thesaurus for slash