slashingly
adverb see slashing I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • slashingly — See slashing. * * * …   Universalium

  • slashingly — adverb With a slashing motion …   Wiktionary

  • slashingly — adv. in a slashing manner; scathingly, sharply, severely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slashingly — slash·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • slashingly — adverb see slashing II …   Useful english dictionary

  • slashing — slashingly, adv. /slash ing/, n. 1. a slash. adj. 2. sweeping; cutting. 3. violent; severe: a slashing wind. 4. dashing; impetuous. 5. vivid; flashing; brilliant. 6. Informal. very large or fine; splendid: a slashing fortune. [1590 1600; SLASH1 + …   Universalium

  • slashing — I. adjective Date: 1593 1. incisively satiric or critical 2. driving, pelting 3. vivid, brilliant • slashingly adverb II. noun Date: 1576 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Salvator Rosa — (1615 March 15, 1673) was an Italian Baroque painter, poet and printmaker, active in Naples, Rome and Florence. As a painter, he is best known as an unorthodox and extravagant and a perpetual rebel [ Wittkower, p. 325] proto Romantic. His life… …   Wikipedia

  • slashing — /ˈslæʃɪŋ/ (say slashing) noun 1. slash. –adjective 2. sweeping; cutting. 3. violent; severe. 4. severely critical or sarcastic. 5. dashing; impetuous. 6. Colloquial very large or fine: a slashing fortune. –slashingly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • slashing — [slashiŋ] adj. 1. severe; merciless; violent 2. dashing; spirited 3. Informal huge [a slashing success] n. 1. the act of one that slashes 2. SLASH1 (n. 4 & 5) …   English World dictionary

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