do (one's) dash

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do (one's) dash

To do something to the fullest extent that one can. Primarily heard in Australia. Whew, I've done my dash! Can we just rest for a minute?
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do your dash

exhaust your energies or chances. Australian informal
1973 Chester Eagle Who Could Love the Nightingale? ‘Keep going,’ she said. ‘Keep going.’ ‘I've done my dash, Marg, in every sense of the words.’
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The runners - (with Post forecast prices) comprised: Done Your Dash (8-1), Arizona Kev (25- 1), Lenson Ladson (5-2), Rosden Chewy (12-1), Mabels Blue Boy (3-1), Smooth Evening (evens).
Done Your Dash was hardly pukka as far I was concerned.
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