slam dunk


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Words related to slam dunk

something that is a sure to occur

a forceful dunk

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There are no All-Stars in the 2019 Slam Dunk Contest.
Ben Ray, festival organiser for Slam Dunk, said: "I'm very happy to win this award of course.
Tickets for Slam Dunk cost PS42.90 and can be bought via slamdunkmusic.com George the |Poet
Iran's Mohammad Yousefvand beat the USA's Jeff Dumolt in the slam dunk competition and Lebanon's Ezzat Al Kaissi beat Egypt's Abdul Rahman Sd in the three-point contest.
The onlooking crowd were in for a treat in the fourth quarter as Raheem May-Thompson scored three slam dunks in a row.
"And if that's so, then there need to be international consequences." However, multiple US officials used the phrase "not a slam dunk" to describe the intelligence picture aACAo a reference to then-CIA Director George Tenet's insistence in 2002 that US intelligence showing Iraq had weapons of mass destruction was a "slam dunk" aACAo intelligence that turned out to be wrong.
officials used the phrase ''not a slam dunk'' to describe the intelligence picture -- a reference to then-CIA Director George Tenet's insistence in 2002 that U.S.
Man Overboard and Pierce The Veil were head and shoulders above the rest on this UK tour of acts from the Leeds-based Slam Dunk Festival.
Slam Dunk Festival Cardiff University Tickets: PS15-PS18 Leading rock names such as Four Year Strong and Pierce The Veil line up at this all-day event.
Cam Home with Brett Elliott and Nick Bastow of Slam Dunk comfortably won the 2012 NZ Elliott 5.9 National Championships sailed from Marsden Cove from March 8 to 11.
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Tafari Toney got the scoring underway with a trademark slam dunk, to forget his missed sitter early on against Sheffield in January, and the Tigers opened up a six-point lead twice in the first quarter, at 10-4 and 18-12.
The San Antonio-based grocery company is introducing Slam Dunk Chocolate Chunk under its H-E-B Creamy Creations brand.
Brooks, whose Ducks lost to Florida in the Midwest Regional final just four days earlier, had the top score in each round to win the three-point competition at the 19th annual College Slam Dunk & Three-Point Championships, held in conjunction with the Final Four at Georgia State University.
It's only in this context that Tenet's infamous "slam dunk" remark makes sense to me.