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slap dashing

noun
Origin of slap dashing
1810-1820
1810-20
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  • So he goes on slap-dashing about, shuttle-cocking back every new delivery, saying "Pish!"

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  • And he was proud as a boy of the simple bit of slap-dashing, and entirely absorbed in it and the pork-pie.

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