Search Result for "slashed":
1. patterned by having color applied with sweeping strokes;
- Example: "brown iris...slashed with yellow"- Willa Cather
2. having long and narrow ornamental cuts showing an underlying fabric;
- Example: "a slashed doublet"
- Example: "slashed cuffs showing the scarlet lining"
3. (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply;
- Example: "the slashed prices attracted buyers"
[syn: cut, slashed]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Slashed \Slashed\, a. 1. Marked or cut with a slash or slashes; deeply gashed; especially, having long, narrow openings, as a sleeve or other part of a garment, to show rich lining or under vesture. [1913 Webster] A gray jerkin, with scarlet and slashed sleeves. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) Divided into many narrow parts or segments by sharp incisions; laciniate. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Slash \Slash\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Slashed; p. pr. & vb. n. Slashing.] [OE. slaschen, of uncertain origin; cf. OF. esclachier to break, esclechier, esclichier, to break, and E. slate, slice, slit, v. t.] 1. To cut by striking violently and at random; to cut in long slits. [1913 Webster] 2. To lash; to ply the whip to. [R.] --King. [1913 Webster] 3. To crack or snap, as a whip. [R.] --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
50 Moby Thesaurus words for "slashed": aggravated, best, bottom, broken, burned, burst, busted, checked, chipped, cracked, crazed, cut, damaged, deteriorated, embittered, exacerbated, giveaway, half-price, harmed, hurt, impaired, imperfect, in bits, in pieces, in shards, injured, irritated, lacerated, lowest, mangled, marked down, mutilated, reduced, rent, rock-bottom, ruptured, sacrificial, scalded, scorched, shattered, slit, smashed, split, sprung, the worse for, torn, weakened, worse, worse off, worsened