Meaning of “slam” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb uk us /slæm/ (present participle slamming, past tense and past participle slammed)

B2 [ I, T ] to close with great force, or to make something close with great force:

Kate heard the front door slam.
Don't slam the gate.
slam sth down/onto/into, etc

B2 to put something somewhere with great force:

She slammed the phone down.
slam noun [ C ]

(Definition of “slam” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)