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slam 1

British English: /slam/
American English: /slæm/

transitive verb -mm-

  • 1 (shut)
    zuknallen [colloquial]
    slam the door in somebody's face
    jemandem die Tür vor der Nase zuschlagen
  • 2
    (put violently)
    knallen [colloquial]
    slam somebody in[to] prison
    [colloquial]
    jemanden einbuchten [colloquial]
    slam one's foot on the brake
    [colloquial]
    auf die Bremse steigen [colloquial]
  • 4 [colloquial]
    (hit with force)
    knallen [colloquial] (Ball)

intransitive verb -mm-

  • 2
    (move violently)
    stürmen
    the car slammed against or into the wall
    das Auto knallte [colloquial] gegen die Mauer

noun

  • (sound)
    Knall, der
    hear the slam of the door
    die Tür zuknallen hören [colloquial]

Phrasal verbs

slam down

transitive verb
[hin]knallen [colloquial]
slam something down on something
etwas auf etwas Akk. knallen [colloquial]
slam down a window
ein Fenster zuknallen [colloquial]

slam on

transitive verb [colloquial]slam on the brakes
auf die Bremse latschen [colloquial]

slam to

intransitive verb
zuknallen [colloquial]
transitive verb
zuknallen [colloquial]

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slam 2

noun

  • 1
    (in cards)
    Schlemm, der
    grand/little or small slam
    großer/kleiner Schlemm
  • 2 (Sport)achieve the grand slam®
    alle [wichtigen] Meistertitel gewinnen
    (in tennis)
    den Grand Slam® gewinnen

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