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Template:TOCRight Slash may refer to:



  • Kordell "Slash" Stewart, an NFL quarterback
  • Slash (wrestler), a professional wrestler
  • Slashing (ice hockey), a penalty in ice hockey where a player swings his stick at another

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Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

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slash (plural slashes)

  1. The symbol, /
  2. A swift cut with a blade, particularly with fighting weapons as a sword, saber, knife etc.
  3. (British, slang) A pee, a trip to the toilet to urinate
    Excuse me, I need to take a slash
  4. A work of fiction (frequently fanfiction) based on celebrities or fictional characters involved in a romantic and/or sexual manner. The characters are most commonly of the same gender. The name comes from the use of the slash symbol (/) to separate the names or initials of the characters or persons involved.
    Jim/Bob or J/B
  5. (vulgar, slang) The female genitalia
  6. (ice hockey) A quick and hard lateral strike with a hockey stick, usually across the arms or legs.

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to slash

Third person singular

Simple past

Past participle

Present participle

to slash (third-person singular simple present slashes, present participle slashing, simple past and past participle slashed)

  1. To cut across something with a blade such as knife, sword, scythe etc.
  2. (ice hockey) to strike laterally with a hockey stick. usually across the legs or arms
  3. (transitive) to reduce sharply
    Iran on Thursday called on OPEC to slash output by 2 million barrels per day.

Derived terms

slash pile


Simple English

Slash can mean:

  • Slash (musician) (born Saul Hudson in 1965), Velvet Revolver & ex-Guns N' Roses guitarist.
  • Slash (punctuation), the "/" punctuation character also called virgule (=a solidus is a typographic variant).
  • Slash chord, in popular music.
  • Slash (fanzine), a punk rock fanzine founded in 1977.
  • Slash fiction, a genre of fan fiction dealing with homosexual relationships or sexual encounters.
  • Slash (logging), woody debris generated by timber harvesting
  • Slash (wrestler), professional wrestler.
  • Slash notation, a form of music notation.
  • Slash Pine, a tree native to the southeast United States.
  • Slash Records, a punk record label.
  • Slash (TMNT), a character from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fictional universe.
  • Slash (weblog system), the weblogging software which powers the Slashdot website.
  • Slash and burn, an agricultural procedure.
  • Slash'EM, a variant of the computer game NetHack
  • Feynman slash notation, of quantum field theory.
  • Slash rating, a US National Electrical Code circuit interrupt hardware qualifier.

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