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  Words related to slam

Related / Similar Words: shot, shaft, dig, barb, jibe, gibe, sweep, bang, flap down, slam dance, mosh, thrash

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • a forceful impact that makes a loud noise;
  • the noise made by the forcefaul impact of two objects;
  • winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge;
  • strike violently; "slam the ball";
  • throw violently; "He slammed the book on the table";
  • close violently; "He slammed the door shut";
  • dance the slam dance;

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    Hyponyms: cheap shot, grand slam, little slam, small slam

     

    Part Meronyms: bridge

     

    Derivational Morphology: jeer, scoff, flout, barrack, gibe, flap down, bang, knock, bash, smash, belt, slammer, slam dancing, slam dance

     

    Anagrams: alms, MALS

     

     
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