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Spanish translation of “slam”


verb /slӕm/ (past tense, past participle slammed)
to shut with violence usually making a loud noise
cerrar de golpe
The door suddenly slammed ( shut ) He slammed the door in my face .
to strike against something violently especially with a loud noise
The car slammed into the wall .
(Definition of slam from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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