What does slammer mean?

Definitions for slammer
ˈslæm ərslam·mer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slammernoun

    a person who closes things violently

    "she's a dramatic slammer of doors"

  2. jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokeynoun

    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)


  1. slammernoun

    One who, or that which, slams.

  2. slammernoun

    Jail, prison.

  3. slammernoun

    A tequila cocktail.

  4. slammernoun

    One who takes part in slam-dance.


  1. slammer

    A slammer is a slang term commonly used to refer to prison or jail. It can also refer to a computer worm that caused considerable internet disruption in 2003. In addition, "slammer" is sometimes used to describe a type of alcoholic shot that is typically consumed quickly. The definition of this term largely depends on its context.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slammer in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slammer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of slammer in a Sentence

  1. Barbara Hall:

    Being plied with fine food always puts me in mind of the slammer, cause the food was jumpin' in there too--high in fat but nice and salty. You know what the worst deprivation in there was My music. Radio belonged to my cell mate, the Blonde Hammer. He was into that jazz-fusion thing at the time. I tell you what, enough Spyro Gyra and you're hoping you'll get killed in a knife fight.

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