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Noun slam has 4 senses
  1. slam, sweep - winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge
    --1 is a kind of victory, triumph
    --1 is a part of bridge
    --1 has particulars: grand slam; little slam, small slam
  2. slam - the noise made by the forcefaul impact of two objects
    --2 is a kind of
    Derived form: verb slam1
  3. slam - a forceful impact that makes a loud noise
    --3 is a kind of
    Derived forms: verb slam4, verb slam2
  4. shot, shaft, slam, dig, barb, jibe, gibe - 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"
    --4 is a kind of remark, comment
    --4 has particulars: cheap shot
Verb slam has 4 senses
  1. slam, bang - close violently; "He slammed the door shut"
    --1 is one way to close, shut
    Derived forms: noun slam2, noun slammer1
    Sample sentence:
    They want to slam the doors
  2. slam, bang - strike violently; "slam the ball"
    --2 is one way to hit
    Derived form: noun slam3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  3. slam dance, slam, mosh, thrash - dance the slam dance
    --3 is one way to dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe
    Sample sentence:
    Sam and Sue slam
  4. slam, flap down - throw violently; "He slammed the book on the table"
    --4 is one way to throw
    Derived form: noun slam3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something PP
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