Examples of slammer in a Sentence
the Mafia capo ultimately landed in the slammer on a conviction of income tax evasion
Recent Examples of slammer from the Web
Instead of being grateful for the break, Saffell yelled to take him to the slammer, deputies said.
Fans behind the Slammers dugout stood and clapped for Shane Bryant as the Joliet right-hander walked off the field.
Put in the most provincial of terms, Da Coach's niece put the Penn State bad guys in da slammer and made all the Ditkas proud.
As seen on social media, the East Atlanta Santa was extra generous for Mane's first Christmas out of the slammer with a tall, shimmering tree, presents galore, and lots of holiday cheer (read: oxtail and fried chicken) to go around.
If watching Woods struggle on the golf course in recent years was fun, there’s nothing like seeing him before a booking cam on his way to the slammer.
If watching Woods struggle on the golf course in recent years was fun, there's nothing like seeing him before a booking cam on his way to the slammer.
The flurry of tweets began at 8:02 a.m. with a tweet about the Montana congressional race won by Republican body slammer Greg Gianforte.
What’s curious is that she was given a time-out in the slammer for what ordinarily could be just a ticket.
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First Known Use of slammer
Synonymsbastille, big house [slang], bridewell, brig, calaboose, can, clink [slang], cooler, coop, guardroom, hock, hold, hoosegow, jailhouse, joint [slang], jug, lockup, nick [British slang], pen, penitentiary, pokey [slang], prison, quod [British slang], slam, jail, stir [slang], stockade, tolbooth [Scottish]
Related Wordsbull pen, cage, cell, hole, tank; block, ward; glasshouse [British], guardhouse, hulk (s); concentration camp, gulag, labor camp, prison camp, stalag, work camp; dungeon, keep, oubliette; reformatory, reform school, training school
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