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slams

noun , plural of slam

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2 a loud explosive sound
  • shut the door with a loud slam
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3 a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • sported a gang tattoo on his arm that had gotten him plenty of respect in the slam
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bastilles, big houses [slang], bridewells, brigs, calabooses, cans, clinks [slang], coolers, coops, guardrooms, hocks, holds, hoosegows, jails, jailhouses, joints [slang], jugs, lockups, nicks [British slang], pens, penitentiaries, pokeys [slang], prisons, quods [British slang], slammers, stirs [slang], stockades, tolbooths [Scottish]

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4 a forceful coming together of two things
  • the sudden slam of my head against the trunk of the car
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