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Noun slam has 4 senses
- 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
- slam - the noise made by the forcefaul impact of two objects
--2 is a kind of noise
- slam - a forceful impact that makes a loud noise
--3 is a kind of impact
- 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