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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. The American:

    Out of the previous nine times we've played I think we've gone three sets at least six times so I know she plays really well, she's been number one, she's won a grand slam. I knew it was going to be a big test for me today and I'm really happy I was able to get through.

  2. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin:

    I need more information ; the American people need more information. I'm not ready to just close, slam the book on this thing.

  3. Roland Garros champion Hana Mandlikova:

    I definitely think that, after Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova, Marketa is now the one to look for. She's already an awesome player and she definitely has it in her to win a Grand Slam.

  4. Marin Cilic:

    This court is very special for me, brings back special memories, it's sort of unreal. I was working all my life to win a grand slam and now I'm in position to defend one.

  5. Novak Djokovic:

    I think we're quite even. He's playing I think his second Grand Slam finals. He played the U.S. Open finals last year. He's definitely playing the tennis of his life, i don't think he has much to lose really tomorrow. He's going to come out with big serves and big tennis.

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