with noisy violence:
He drove slam-bang through the garage door.
quickly and carelessly; slapdash.
noisy and violent.
excitingly fast-paced, especially in a noisy and violent way; action-filled; thrilling:
a slam-bang ending to the movie.
vigorous and fast but careless; slapdash.
outstanding or powerful; excellent:
a slam-bang keynote address.
verb (used without object)
to act or proceed in a chaotic or disorderly fashion:
The children slam-banged into the furniture.
another word (esp US) for slap-bang
(US, informal) carelessly; recklessly
noun 1. a dance performed to punk rock by groups of people who flail and toss themselves about and slam into one another. verb 1. to hurl oneself repeatedly into or through a crowd at a rock-music concert
verb (used with object) 1. Basketball. to dunk (the ball) with great force. noun, Basketball. 1. a particularly forceful, often dramatic dunk shot. noun 1. (basketball) a scoring shot in which a player jumps up and forces the ball down through the basket 2. (informal) a task so easy that success in it is deemed […]
verb (used with or without object), slammed, slamming. 1. to shut with force and noise: to slam the door. 2. to dash, strike, knock, thrust, throw, slap down, etc., with violent and noisy impact: He slammed his books upon the table. 3. Informal. to criticize harshly; attack verbally: He slammed my taste mercilessly. noun 4. […]