Definition of "slammer" [slammer]

  • One that slams: a slammer of doors. (noun)
  • Slang A jail. (noun)

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Use "slammer" in a sentence
  • "Buddy is an Independent first and his time in slammer for RICO convictions doesn’t play well in whole district he would take more votes away from dems (italian Americans)"
  • "It really looks like most of you think throwing her back in the slammer was the right move."
  • "Second, call your slammer and tell the company that you want to go back to your old service."