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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 slash /ˈslæʃ/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slash, n.
 1. A long cut; a cut made at random.
 2. A large slit in the material of any garment, made to show the lining through the openings.
 3.  pl. Swampy or wet lands overgrown with bushes. [Local, U.S.]
 4. A opening or gap in a forest made by wind, fire, or other destructive agency.
    We passed over the  shoulder of a ridge and around the edge of a fire slash, and then we had the mountain fairly before us.    --Henry Van Dyke.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slash, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Slashed p. pr. & vb. n. Slashing.]
 1. To cut by striking violently and at random; to cut in long slits.
 2. To lash; to ply the whip to. [R.]
 3. To crack or snap, as a whip. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slash, v. i. To strike violently and at random, esp. with an edged instrument; to lay about one indiscriminately with blows; to cut hastily and carelessly.
    Hewing and slashing at their idle shades.   --Spenser.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a wound made by cutting; "he put a bandage over the cut"
           [syn: cut, gash, slice]
      2: an open tract of land in a forest that is strewn with debris
         from logging (or fire or wind)
      3: a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of
         information [syn: solidus, virgule, diagonal, stroke,
      4: a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument [syn: gash]
      v 1: cut with sweeping strokes; as with an ax or machete [syn: cut
      2: beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged
         the students"; "The children were severely trounced" [syn:
          flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, strap, trounce]
      3: cut open; "she slashed her wrists" [syn: gash]
      4: cut drastically; "Prices were slashed"
      5: move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed
         around in his bed" [syn: convulse, thresh, thresh
         about, thrash, thrash about, toss, jactitate]