What does slam-bang mean?

Definitions for slam-bang

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slam-bangadverb

    violent and sudden and noisy

    "a slam-bang collision"

  2. slapdash, slam-bangadverb

    in a careless or reckless manner

    "the shelves were put up slapdash"

  3. slam-bangadverb

    with heedless speed

    "yachts ran slap-bang into the convoy at 15 knots an hour"

  4. slam-bang, slap-bangadverb

    in a violent or sudden or noisy manner

    "the pans fell slam-bang and woke the whole house"


  1. slam-bangnoun

    Noisy activity.

  2. slam-bangadverb

    Shot or hit with a noise

  3. slam-bangadjective

    Noisy, raucous.

  4. slam-bangadjective

    Violent, forceful

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slam-bangadverb

    with great violence; with a slamming or banging noise

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slam-bang in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slam-bang in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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