cut a dash

Cut a dash
If someone cuts a dash, their clothes and appearance makes an impression on people.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • cut a dash — ● cut * * * cut a dash british old fashioned phrase to look attractive, especially by wearing fashionable clothes Thesaurus: to be or look attractivesynonym beautiful Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • cut a dash — ► cut a dash be stylish or impressive. Main Entry: ↑cut …   English terms dictionary

  • cut a dash —    If a person cuts a dash, they make a striking impression by their appearance and attractive clothes.     Wearing his uniform, my grandfather cut a dash on his wedding day …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • cut a dash — Brit. be stylish or impressive in one s dress or behaviour. → cut …   English new terms dictionary

  • cut a dash — Make a display or great figure, make a show, show off, cut a figure …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • cut a dash — verb To make a display of oneself; to give a conspicuous impression …   Wiktionary

  • Cut a dash — (older slang) make an impression by one s ostentatious or flamboyant behaviour or dress …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • cut a dash — Australian Slang (older slang) make an impression by one s ostentatious or flamboyant behaviour or dress …   English dialects glossary

  • cut a dash — British old fashioned to look attractive, especially by wearing fashionable clothes …   English dictionary

  • cut a dash —  Dress or behave in a showy way …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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