slam


slam
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noun
Slam is used after these nouns: ↑poetry
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verb
ADVERB
hard

She ran out of the room and slammed the door as hard as she could.

loudly

He loudly slammed the door behind him.

angrily, violently
repeatedly

He repeatedly slammed the man's head against the wall.

back, down

He said goodbye and slammed the phone down.

VERB + SLAM
hear sth
PREPOSITION
against

Kath's heart slammed against her ribs.

behind

I heard the door slam behind him.

into

The car skidded and slammed into a tree.

PHRASES
slam sth home (BrE, sports)

He slammed home the penalty for goal number two.

slam on the brakes

He slammed on the brakes to avoid hitting another car.

slam (sth) shut

He slammed the lid shut.

The door slammed shut.

Slam is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑door, ↑fist
Slam is used with these nouns as the object: ↑door, ↑elbow, ↑fist, ↑palm

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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