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Synonyms for slash
slæʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cut, gash, slash, slice(noun)

    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. slash(noun)

    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, separatrix(noun)

    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, gash(verb)

    a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument

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

  5. slash, cut down(verb)

    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, trounce(verb)

    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, gash(verb)

    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. slash(verb)

    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, jactitate(verb)

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. slash(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    slit

  2. slash(n.)

    Synonyms:
    slit, long cut

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. slash(n)

    Synonyms:
    incision, gash, cut, slit

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    florida, stroke, bar, backslash, slant

How to pronounce slash?

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Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say slash in sign language?

  1. slash

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How to use slash in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Donald Trump:

    She's got a problem: She's got a maniac on the other side ... (Bernie Sanders is) a socialist slash communist, hillary is standing there listening to this and she's getting dragged over, she's getting dragged so far over to the left.

  3. Joe Biden:

    So what I do, if I say,' The Democratic presidential town hall is tonight on CNN,' I'll say :' The Democratic presidential town hall, slash, is on The Democratic presidential town hall, slash, it's going to have the following people, slash, Anderson Cooper is going to speak, slash.

  4. Joseph Conrad:

    How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its spectral throat?

  5. Zac Efron:

    This was a way into a genre that I thought was a little bit more cerebral than your standard hack and slash movie, this is an in-depth look into one of the worst mass manipulators of the public and mass murderers of young girls and women probably ever and it's a hard story to tell.


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