- 1[intransitive] + adv./prep. to move suddenly and quickly in a particular direction A dog darted across the road in front of me. Her eyes darted around the room, looking for Greg.
- 2[transitive] to look at someone suddenly and quickly dart a glance/look (at somebody) He darted an impatient look at Vicky. dart somebody a glance/look He darted Vicky an impatient look.
NAmE//dɑrt//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they dart
he / she / it darts
past simple darted
-ing form darting