Associations to the word «Dashed»
DASHED, verb. Past participle of dash
DASHED, adjective. Of a line, made up of short lines with small gaps between each one and the next.
DASHED, adjective. (British) (informal) A euphemism for damned.
DASHED, adjective. Having gaps or spaces; "sign on the dotted line".
The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.