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Synonyms for slam
slæmslam

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slam, sweepnoun

    winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge

    Synonyms:
    barb, dig, sweep, sweep oar, shot, chimneysweeper, shaft, expanse, jibe, end run, gibe, chimneysweep

  2. slamnoun

    the noise made by the forceful impact of two objects

    Synonyms:
    barb, dig, jibe, sweep, gibe, shot, shaft

  3. slamnoun

    a forceful impact that makes a loud noise

    Synonyms:
    barb, dig, jibe, sweep, gibe, shot, shaft

  4. shot, shaft, slam, dig, barb, jibe, gibeverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    calamus, beam, shaft, archeological site, stab, peter, shaft of light, diaphysis, guessing, excavation, ray of light, pecker, digging, snap, jab, guesswork, cock, rotating shaft, blastoff, stroke, ray, barb, prick, shooter, scape, scene, spear, dick, dig, crack, tool, lance, snapshot, shooting, light beam, quill, gibe, guess, beam of light, sweep, putz, jibe, irradiation, injection, pellet, dead reckoning, shot

  5. slam, bangverb

    close violently

    "He slammed the door shut"

    Synonyms:
    jazz, mosh, have sex, do it, thrash, bang, screw, slam dance, sleep together, love, spang, know, lie with, roll in the hay, get it on, flap down, have it away, be intimate, eff, have a go at it, get laid, hump, bed, make out, have intercourse, have it off, bonk, sleep with, make love

  6. slam, bangverb

    strike violently

    "slam the ball"

    Synonyms:
    jazz, mosh, have sex, do it, thrash, bang, screw, slam dance, sleep together, love, spang, know, lie with, roll in the hay, get it on, flap down, have it away, be intimate, eff, have a go at it, get laid, hump, bed, make out, have intercourse, have it off, bonk, sleep with, make love

  7. slam dance, slam, mosh, thrashverb

    dance the slam dance

    Synonyms:
    thresh about, jactitate, mosh, toss, thrash, bang, slam dance, convulse, slash, clobber, lick, flap down, bat, drub, cream, thresh, thrash about, flail, lam

  8. slam, flap downverb

    throw violently

    "He slammed the book on the table"

    Synonyms:
    flap down, mosh, thrash, slam dance, bang

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "slam":

    unmas, sludge, criticize, slurry

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "SLam":

    Steve Lam

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SLAM

    Synonyms:
    CD150, see there
    Signal lymphocyte activation molecule

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How to use slam in a sentence?

  1. Freddie Gray:

    They would slam on their brakes like every thousand feet, and to make sure that we slammed into something in the back.

  2. Ada Hamosh:

    Sometimes it's a slam dunk where everyone has the same thing and you can party.

  3. Democratic Senator Sheldon Whitehouse:

    The president is forcing workers back into unsafe plants and Mitch McConnell is trying to slam the courthouse door on the workers who get hurt.

  4. Harry Reid:

    They're very hopeful but this isn't anything that's a slam dunk. I had serious injury to my eye, there's blood accumulated there, and they're hoping that resolves itself. As long as the blood is in the eye it's hard to see.

  5. Simona Halep:

    I can say I feel ready because I just won a premier tournament which is almost like a grand slam, but still I am very far and I just want to be very focused.


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