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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 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. Miley Cyrus:

    From the way I saw Woody Allen with Woody Allen family, I never saw Woody Allen be anything but an incredible person and a really great dad, people might slam me for saying that. I ’m sure it was a hard time for that family. My family has been through hard things, and I think everyone’s suffering is different.

  2. Maria Sharapova:

    When you've experienced grand slam victories, it's absolutely natural to have that goal in your mind, it would be silly for me to say my goal for this year is to win a lower-tier tournament because I strive to be on the big stage and to win on the big stage.

  3. Austrian Thiem:

    I think that for sure we can do it next year. We are all playing great tennis, sascha (Zverev), Stefanos, me, some other guys. I'm pretty sure that we're going to see a new and young Grand Slam champion next year.

  4. Dominic Thiem:

    I'm happy I can compete with these guys on the best level, i really hope also that I win my maiden slam when they're still around because it just counts more, yeah.

  5. Simona Halep:

    My dream is to win a grand slam, I don’t know if it will happen in this life. But I just want to work hard every day to reach a( major) title.


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