Definition of slam
- slammed down the phone
- slam on the brakes
- slammed the car into a wall
- the hurricane slammed into the coast
- slammed out of the room
Examples of slam in a Sentence
He slammed the door in my face.
She slammed the drawer shut.
He stepped inside and let the door slam behind him.
In her anger, she slammed the ball against the fence.
The car slid on the ice and slammed into a tree.
Her arm slammed against the table.
bang, bash, bat, belt, bludgeon, bob, bonk, bop, box, bust, clap, clip, clobber, clock, clout, crack, hammer, hit, knock, nail, paste, pound, punch, rap, slap, slog, slug, smack, smite, sock, strike, swat, swipe, thump, thwack, wallop, whack, whale, zap;
hang one on;
SLAM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of slam for English Language Learners
: to close (something) in a forceful way that makes a loud noise
: to set or throw (something) in a forceful way that makes a loud noise
: to hit something with a lot of force
SLAM Defined for Kids
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