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Synonyms for slam
slæm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slam, sweep(noun)

    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. slam(noun)

    the noise made by the forceful impact of two objects

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

  3. slam(noun)

    a forceful impact that makes a loud noise

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

  4. shot, shaft, slam, dig, barb, jibe, gibe(verb)

    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, bang(verb)

    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, bang(verb)

    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, thrash(verb)

    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 down(verb)

    throw violently

    "He slammed the book on the table"

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    unmas, sludge, criticize, slurry

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. Chrissy Abbott:

    Every time he broke or hit on the brakes, I would slam forward and then he'd start driving again, slam back the other way, i felt less than human, the way they treated you.

  2. Hope Hicks:

    Due to the controversy surrounding statements made by Mr. Trump having to do with illegal immigrants pouring into the United States from Mexico and other parts of the world, Mr. Trump does not want his friends at the PGA of America to suffer any consequences or backlash with respect to the Grand Slam of Golf.

  3. Mark Ramseyer:

    There are very few prosecutors in Japan. They are massively overworked. Given the workload, they focus first on the slam dunk, guilty-as-sin cases. They don't have time for the' maybe he did it, maybe he didn't cases,'.

  4. Petra Kvitova:

    I have been in the final of the Grand Slam, but this is a little bit different, i'm not playing on the grass, but I think it's just probably a little bit more special because it's after everything I have been through. So I think it's just different, but I don't think it's, like, more nervous.

  5. Serena Williams:

    She really wanted to have the 24th Grand Slam, right, it's on the commercials, it's everywhere.


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