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Synonyms of slam

Noun


1. slam, sweep, victory, triumph

usage: winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge

2. slam, noise

usage: the noise made by the forceful impact of two objects

3. slam, impact

usage: a forceful impact that makes a loud noise

4. shot, shaft, slam, dig, barb, jibe, gibe, remark, comment, input

usage: 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"

Verb


1. slam, bang, close, shut

usage: close violently; "He slammed the door shut"

2. slam, bang, hit

usage: strike violently; "slam the ball"

3. slam dance, slam, mosh, thrash, dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe

usage: dance the slam dance

4. slam, flap down, throw

usage: throw violently; "He slammed the book on the table"

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