Definitions for slapslæp
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a blow from a flat object (as an open hand)
smack, smacking, slap(verb)
the act of smacking something; a blow delivered with an open hand
hit with something flat, like a paddle or the open hand
"The impatient teacher slapped the student"; "a gunshot slapped him on the forehead"
bang, slap, slapdash, smack, bolt(adverb)
"he ran bang into the pole"; "ran slap into her"
A blow, especially one given with the open hand, or with something broad and flat.
The sound of such a blow.
To give a slap.
She slapped him in response to the insult.
To cause something to strike soundly.
He slapped the reins against the horse's back.
To place, to put carelessly.
We'd better slap some fresh paint on that wall.
Nick Clegg at the NUS conference April 2010; "I hope your conference is going to go well. You've certainly chosen a great time to hold it u2013 slap bang in the middle of a general election campaign.
Origin: Uncertain, probably from imitative origin.
a blow, esp. one given with the open hand, or with something broad
to strike with the open hand, or with something broad
with a sudden and violent blow; hence, quickly; instantly; directly
Origin: [OE. slappe; akin to LG. slappe, G. schlappe; probably of imitative origin.]
A slap or "smack" is a broad stroke made with the open hand or the back of the hand, as opposed to a punch that is made with a closed fist. Slaps are frequently made across the face, but can be also made across hands or any other body part, and can use either the palm of the hand or the back of the hand.
alps , Alps
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Slap Me, But Don`t Hate Me
A man who smiles when he falls gives the Devil a good slap!
It feels like a slap in the face. I feel like he’s betrayed us.
It is a slap in the face, not only to every American citizen but to every American veteran.
We want to show our solution works, it's a slap in the face for everyone who says it can't be done.
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