Synonyms of slam in English:



  • 1 he left the room, slamming the door behind him
    bang, shut/close with a bang, shut/close noisily, shut/close with a crash, shut/close with force, fling shut
    [Antonyms] pull something to, close gently
  • 2 the car mounted the pavement, slamming into a lamp post
    crash into, smash into, smack into, collide with, be in collision with, hit, strike, ram, plough into, meet head-on, run into, bump into, crack into/against;
    North American impact
    [Antonyms] miss
  • 3 informal he was slammed by the critics for his first-half performance See criticize
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