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synonyms for slamming

  • beating
  • punishing
  • slapping
  • smacking
  • thumping
  • whacking
  • whipping
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How to use slamming in a sentence

Roping in those extra noise-cancelling mics really does help to isolate your speaking voice against background din, especially loud, abrupt sounds like a slamming door, which I would have expected to cut through.
THE BOSE NOISE-CANCELLING HEADPHONES 700 ARE THE STRONGEST AROUNDEMPIREJUNE 25, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
People are on alert, but there’s no panic or slamming of brakes.
FAQ: WHY INFLATION IS RISING AND WHETHER YOU SHOULD WORRYHEATHER LONG, ANDREW VAN DAM, ALYSSA FOWERSJUNE 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Occasionally faint sounds came from the distance—the movements of cleaners at work, a raised voice, the slamming of a door.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The clatter of levers, the slamming of iron doors, continually reverberates through the corridors.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
Agatha, with this injunction, bounced out of the room, slamming-to the door so as to make Miss Judith start from her seat.
THE CHILDREN OF THE NEW FORESTCAPTAIN MARRYAT
The big figure ran on and disappeared into the small house, the door slamming shut behind it.
RED PEPPER BURNSGRACE S. RICHMOND
"No," he answered laconically, slamming down the lid of the tea-basket.
FOUR DAYSHETTY HEMENWAY
Without stopping to put on his overcoat Weeks rushed out slamming the door behind him, as he went.
THE WHITE SHIELDMYRTLE REED
After an hour or so he worked himself up to the point of going out and slamming the door.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
The slamming of a shutter overhead shocked him to a standstill on the landing and sent him dropping slowly down again.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SLAMMING

  • beating
  • punishing
  • slamming
  • slapping
  • smacking
  • thumping
  • whacking
  • whipping
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.