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Definition of Slam

Slam

  1. Winning all the tricks of a deal (called, in bridge, grand slam, the winning of all but one of the thirteen tricks being called a little slam).
  2. To shut with force and a loud noise; to bang; as, he slammed the door.
  3. To put in or on some place with force and loud noise; -- usually with down; as, to slam a trunk down on the pavement.
  4. To strike with some implement with force; hence, to beat or cuff.
  5. To strike down; to slaughter.
  6. To defeat (opponents at cards) by winning all the tricks of a deal or a hand.
  7. To come or swing against something, or to shut, with sudden force so as to produce a shock and noise; as, a door or shutter slams.
  8. The act of one who, or that which, slams.
  9. The shock and noise produced in slamming.
  10. Winning all the tricks of a deal.
  11. The refuse of alum works.

Slam Quotations

I just don't want to live like I used to. And at some point, I'm going to put a gag order on myself in terms of talking about the past. I've got to slam the door and deal with the present and the future.
Charlie Sheen

It's not a slam at you when people are rude, it's a slam at the people they've met before.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Don't ever slam a door, you might want to go back.
Don Herold

To have the opportunity to complete the slam at the Open at St Andrews, the home of golf, is something I will never ever forget.
Tiger Woods
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Slam Translations

slam in Dutch is dichtslaan
slam in German is zuknallen, zuschlagen
slam in Italian is sbattere

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