Definition of body slam in English:

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body slam

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noun

Wrestling
A move (illegal in some codes) in which the opponent’s body is lifted and then thrown hard onto the floor.
Example sentences
  • The infamous body slam was one of the biggest and best moments in WWF history.
  • Once on top of the cage, Michaels took a body slam and a backdrop onto the steel mesh.
  • A combination fireman's carry and reverse body slam, the move is a show of both strength and technique.

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Syllabification: bod·y slam

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