slam down


slam down
phr verb
Slam down is used with these nouns as the object: ↑phone, ↑receiver

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  • Slam — Slam, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Slammed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slamming}.] [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. slamra, slambra, sl?ma, Norw. slemba, slemma, dial. Sw. sl[ a]mma.] 1. To shut with force and a loud noise; to bang; as, he slammed the door. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Slam Stewart — Slam Stewart, 1946 Leroy Elliot „Slam“ Stewart (* 21. September 1914 in Englewood, New Jersey; † 10. Dezember 1987 in Binghamton, New York) war ein US amerikanischer Jazz Bassist, vor allem bekannt als Teil des Duos Slim Slam …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • slam — [n1] loud noise from impact bang, bash, blast, blow, boom, burst, clap, crack, crash, ding, pound, smack, smash, whack, wham; concepts 189,595 slam [n2] harsh criticism animadversion, aspersion, jab, obloquy, potshot*, slap*, slur*, stricture,… …   New thesaurus

  • slam|bang — «SLAM BANG», adverb, adjective, verb. Informal. –adv. with a slam and a bang; with noisy or headlong violence: »The car went slambang into a fence. –adj. violent and noisy; unrestrained: »... the slambang, profane hit play, “The Front Page”… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Down by the Bay — is a traditional children s song. A famous version was performed by Raffi and appears on his 1976 album Singable Songs for the Very Young. It is possibly of Greek origin: a traditional Cephalonian kantada song called Yialo Yialo has the same… …   Wikipedia

  • slam dunk — n 1.) when a ↑basketball player jumps high above the net and throws the ball down through it 2.) AmE informal a very impressive act ▪ The biggest legal slam dunk came when a judge sentenced four men to 505 years in prison …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • slam dunk — n 1.) when a ↑basketball player jumps high above the net and throws the ball down through it 2.) AmE informal a very impressive act ▪ The biggest legal slam dunk came when a judge sentenced four men to 505 years in prison …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • slam on the brakes — to press down hard on the brakes of a car to make it stop suddenly He slammed on the brakes to avoid hitting the dog. • • • Main Entry: ↑slam …   Useful english dictionary

  • Down to the Bone (album) — Down to the Bone Studio album by Quiet Riot Released March 1, 1995 Recorded 1995 …   Wikipedia

  • Slam, Bam Birthday Bash — is an episode of the animated series Pucca .PlotIt’s Pucca s Birthday and she’s out doing her daily deliveries in Sooga. Each person she encounters wishes her a happy birthday. At the Go Rong, all of her friends are putting their decorations up… …   Wikipedia


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