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grand slam

noun uk   us  

grand slam noun (WINNING EVERYTHING)

[C usually singular] an occasion when someone wins all of a set of important sports competitionsScoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated

grand slam noun (CARDS)

[C usually singular] an occasion when someone wins all the cards in a card game, especially bridgeActions involved in playing cards

grand slam noun (BASEBALL)

[C] in baseball, the hitting of a home run with runners at all three bases, so that four points are scoredBaseball and roundersGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of grand slam from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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