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noun as in brig

noun as in door

noun as in lockup

Strongest match

Weak match

noun as in penitentiary

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Example Sentences

Hotel tycoon Leona Helmsley checked herself into the slammer in 1989 for tax mistakes.

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Prisons stopped accepting new arrivals, and courts sent fewer people to the slammer, resulting in most of the overall decrease in the prison population between March and June 2020.

He was frequently arrested and was chucked into the slammer three times.

Mitchum went along with the lawyer, only to receive a counteroffer from the judge—180 days in the slammer.

Watch video of her underage drinking, public indecency, and extortion that warranted time in the slammer.

A congressman who hid his illegal bounty in the ice box was sent the slammer.

But after that, the Homeguard 200 alerts the authorities and Garcia could end up back in the slammer.

"What a wonderful chance to answer Miss Slammer's article," Molly thought.

As a matter of fact he had never seen the libelous article by Miss Slammer.

Was Miss Slammer to libel them and then send down an impostor to make fun of them?

It was agreed that the invitation should be dispatched in about two weeks, so that Miss Slammer would feel no suspicions.

You don't know what Miss Slammer thinks of college girls, the way they dress and talk?


On this page you'll find 198 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to slammer, such as: big cage, big school, brig, calaboose, can, and city hotel.

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