Adjective: slashed slasht
Verb: slash slash
- Patterned by having colour applied with sweeping strokes
"brown iris...slashed with yellow"
- Having long and narrow ornamental cuts showing an underlying fabric
"a slashed doublet"; "slashed cuffs showing the scarlet lining"
- (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply
"the slashed prices attracted buyers";
- Cut with sweeping strokes; as with an axe or machete
- cut down
- Beat severely with a whip or rod
"The teacher often slashed the students";
- flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, strap, trounce, whale [N. Amer]
- Cut open
"she slashed her wrists";
- Cut drastically
"Prices were slashed"
- Move or stir about violently
"The feverish patient slashed around in his bed";
- convulse, thresh, thresh about, thrash, thrash about, toss, jactitate
See also: cut, decreased, patterned, reduced
Type of: agitate, beat, beat up, bring down, cut, cut back, cut down, reduce, shake, trim, trim back, trim down, work over
Encyclopedia: Slashed Slash, Virginia