Definition Of dart

verb

a small pointed missile that can be thrown or fired.

Research is also being carried out in England into the possible use of tasers, which fire darts connected to a wire that carries an electrical current powerful enough to incapacitate the target.

a tapered tuck stitched into a garment in order to shape it.

Beginning at the dart point, stitch to the dart cut end; backstitch and clip the threads.

an act of running somewhere suddenly and rapidly.

the cat made a dart for the door

move or run somewhere suddenly or rapidly.

she darted across the street

Example Of dart

  • a dart of panic

  • Again the alert Connor was in the thick of things as he made a dart for the line, only to be blocked a couple of paces short of the target.

  • An angry red mark on his stomach displayed the area where the dart had pierced his armor and a purple bruise showcased where the plasma bolt had ricocheted.

  • An unsteady hand raised to the offending body part, shaking fingers drawing up to pull the dart out of her flesh and the hood it had pierced through to reach her neck.

  • Beginning at the dart point, stitch to the dart cut end; backstitch and clip the threads.


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