Share this entry
body slam Syllabification: bod·y slam

Definition of body slam in English:


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.
Definition of body slam in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources