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Synonyms for slash
slæʃslash

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cut, gash, slash, slicenoun

    a wound made by cutting

    "he put a bandage over the cut"

    Synonyms:
    gash, solidus, stroke, cold shoulder, cutting, fade, cut, swing, deletion, cutting off, virgule, excision, diagonal, piece, baseball swing, track, undercut, cut of meat, slicing, snub, separatrix, slice, stinger

  2. slashnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    gash, slice, virgule, solidus, separatrix, diagonal, cut, stroke

  3. solidus, slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrixnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    cam stroke, gash, throw, stroking, stroke, bezant, accident, fortuity, bezzant, cut, bias, solidus, virgule, diagonal, chance event, apoplexy, cerebrovascular accident, byzant, separatrix, slice, shot

  4. slash, gashverb

    a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument

    Synonyms:
    gash, slice, virgule, solidus, separatrix, diagonal, cut, stroke

  5. slash, cut downverb

    cut with sweeping strokes; as with an ax or machete

    Synonyms:
    thresh about, jactitate, bring down, toss, trounce, welt, cut out, fell, push down, convulse, trim down, reduce, cut down, strap, cut, cut back, strike down, knock down, trim, pull down, lather, whip, thresh, lash, down, flog, thrash about, gash, thrash, trim back, drop, mow

  6. flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounceverb

    beat severely with a whip or rod

    "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"

    Synonyms:
    lambast, chide, welt, whip, convulse, crush, vanquish, blister, beat out, thresh, rack up, scald, strap, beat, reproof, trounce, flog, berate, jactitate, chew out, cut down, have words, lambaste, thresh about, bawl out, dress down, thrash about, take to task, worst, chew up, call down, lather, cane, thrash, toss, soap, reprimand, scold, lash, mop up, rebuke, whisk, jaw, rag, gash, pip, call on the carpet, remonstrate, lecture, shell

  7. slash, gashverb

    cut open

    "she slashed her wrists"

    Synonyms:
    thresh about, jactitate, toss, trounce, welt, convulse, cut down, strap, lather, whip, thresh, lash, flog, thrash about, gash, thrash

  8. slashverb

    cut drastically

    "Prices were slashed"

    Synonyms:
    gash, whip, thrash about, convulse, thrash, thresh, jactitate, trounce, flog, lash, lather, welt, cut down, strap, thresh about, toss

  9. convulse, thresh, thresh about, thrash, thrash about, slash, toss, jactitateverb

    move or stir about violently

    "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"

    Synonyms:
    throw out, cast aside, toss out, discard, whip, convulse, welt, bat, thresh, flip, toss away, strap, pitch, lam, fling, cast away, trounce, lick, jactitate, dispose, flog, chuck, drub, thresh about, slam dance, cut down, sky, cream, slam, thrash about, cast out, lather, chuck out, thrash, toss, throw away, clobber, lash, mosh, gash, flail, put away

Editors Contribution

  1. secosteroidsverb

    secosteroids means to cut.

    Submitted by bernice.chong on November 5, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. slashverb

    Synonyms:
    slit

  2. slashnoun

    Synonyms:
    slit, long cut

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. slashnoun

    Synonyms:
    incision, gash, cut, slit

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "slash":

    florida, stroke, bar, backslash, slant

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Slash":

    Saul Hudson

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How to use slash in a sentence?

  1. Siwat Luangsomboon:

    Thailand was on track to slash single-use plastics by 30% this year with the bag ban, but with consumer behaviour shifting towards food delivery, we may not be able to get back on that track.

  2. Lucas Lee:

    The latest export and import data both missed expectations, putting pressure on the government to slash its 2015 GDP target again.

  3. Nikki Haley:

    I don't believe in the slash-and-burn approach. You know, as a governor you could never do that. That's not effective, i do think there are times where you can withhold dues. I don't think you should slash and cut across-the-board because I don't think that will accomplish the goal.

  4. Chelsea Police:

    She suffered two serious slash wounds -- one to her neck and one to her wrist.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I call him a socialist-slash-communist, because that's what he is.


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