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English definition of “slap sth on”

slap sth on

phrasal verb with slap     /slæp/ verb [T] (-pp-)
to put or spread a substance over a surface very quickly or roughly: We want to sell our house, so we've slapped some paint on the outside to make it look better.Covering and adding layersSpreading and scattering
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