Definitions for SLAMslæm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slam, sweep(noun)

    winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge

  2. slam(noun)

    the noise made by the forceful impact of two objects

  3. slam(noun)

    a forceful impact that makes a loud noise

  4. shot, shaft, slam, dig, barb, jibe, gibe(verb)

    an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect

    "his parting shot was `drop dead'"; "she threw shafts of sarcasm"; "she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"

  5. slam, bang(verb)

    close violently

    "He slammed the door shut"

  6. slam, bang(verb)

    strike violently

    "slam the ball"

  7. slam dance, slam, mosh, thrash(verb)

    dance the slam dance

  8. slam, flap down(verb)

    throw violently

    "He slammed the book on the table"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slam(verb)

    to shut with force and a loud noise; to bang; as, he slammed the door

  2. Slam(verb)

    to put in or on some place with force and loud noise; -- usually with down; as, to slam a trunk down on the pavement

  3. Slam(verb)

    to strike with some implement with force; hence, to beat or cuff

  4. Slam(verb)

    to strike down; to slaughter

  5. Slam(verb)

    to defeat (opponents at cards) by winning all the tricks of a deal or a hand

  6. Slam(verb)

    to come or swing against something, or to shut, with sudden force so as to produce a shock and noise; as, a door or shutter slams

  7. Slam(noun)

    the act of one who, or that which, slams

  8. Slam(noun)

    the shock and noise produced in slamming

  9. Slam(noun)

    winning all the tricks of a deal

  10. Slam(noun)

    the refuse of alum works

  11. Origin: [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. slamra, slambra, slma, Norw. slemba, slemma, dial. Sw. slmma.]


  1. Slam

    Slam is a producer/DJ duo from Glasgow, consisting of Stuart MacMillan and Orde Meikle. They are co-founders of Soma Quality Recordings. Their music style consists of house and techno.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SLAM' in Verbs Frequency: #908

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Don Herold:

    Don't ever slam a door, you might want to go back.

  2. Ryan Pate:

    I did slam them verbally, i called them backstabbers.

  3. Brady Henderson:

    Not a slam dunk, but we ’re confident that we can win on the federal court level.

  4. Alex Rodriguez:

    That certainly felt great, a home run feels great, a grand slam feels pretty awesome.

  5. Maria Sharapova:

    You're always trying to improve, i got Maria Sharapova into the quarterfinal of a grand slam.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Arabic
  • esmaixar, esmaixadaCatalan, Valencian
  • zuschlagen, ausschimpfen, zuknallenGerman
  • golpeSpanish
  • läimäys, läimäyttää, kulauttaa, paiskata, loukkaus, haukkua pataluhaksi, haukkua, pamahdus, puhdistaa pöytä, mojauttaa, donkata, donkkaus, panetella, iskeä, läjähdys, slammata, kuonaFinnish
  • claquerFrench
  • ばたんと閉めるJapanese
  • toeslagenDutch
  • хлопание, разносить, хлопать, хлопнутьRussian
  • hız ve gürültü ile yere çalma, yere çalmak, veryansın etmek, içiden çarpılma, bağırıp çağırmak, sövmek, güm, ağzına çalmak, yere çarpmak, çarpma, batırmak, çarpmakTurkish

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