Definitions for slammerˈslæm ər
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a person or thing that slams.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Usu., the slammer.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Status (usage)
Ref: Also called the slam. 1 6
Origin of slammer:
a person who closes things violently
"she's a dramatic slammer of doors"
jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokey(noun)
a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
One who, or that which, slams.
A tequila cocktail.
One who takes part in slam-dance.
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