Synonyms for (noun) dart

Synonyms: flit, dart

Definition: a sudden quick movement

Similar words: motility, motion, move, movement

Definition: a change of position that does not entail a change of location

Usage: the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise; movement is a sign of life; an impatient move of his hand; gastrointestinal motility


Synonyms: dart

Definition: a tapered tuck made in dressmaking

Similar words: tuck

Definition: a narrow flattened pleat or fold that is stitched in place


Synonyms: dart

Definition: a small narrow pointed missile that is thrown or shot

Similar words: projectile, missile

Definition: a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled

Synonyms for (verb) dart

Synonyms: dart

Definition: move with sudden speed

Usage: His forefinger darted in all directions as he spoke

Similar words: thrust, lunge, hurl, hurtle

Definition: make a thrusting forward movement


Synonyms: dart, flit, flutter, fleet

Definition: move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart

Usage: The hummingbird flitted among the branches

Similar words: zip, travel rapidly, hurry, speed

Definition: move very fast

Usage: The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed


Synonyms: shoot, scoot, scud, dart, dash, flash

Definition: run or move very quickly or hastily

Usage: She dashed into the yard

Similar words: hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, race, speed, rush, rush along

Definition: move fast

Usage: He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street