slammer


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Synonyms for slammer

Synonyms for slammer

a person who closes things violently

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a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

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The Weekend Slammer is aimed at amateurs and hence professionals, especially those playing for UAE, will not be allowed.
For the first time in the history of the show, viewers voted to give one group the chance to have a final night of luxury, while the other group was thrown straight into the Celebrity Slammer.
PASTRY Queen Mary Berry loves tequila slammers and could "drink you under the table", according to fellow presenter Sue Perkins.
The only way for them to escape The Slammer is to impress The Governor and the child jury who rate all the acts with a clap-o-meter.
The Slammer features page after page of mug shots, names and charges of people arrested in Pulaski and Faulkner counties.
the Slammer currently serves readers in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, Greensboro, Charlotte, Winston-Salem, and High Point, as well as Phoenix and Atlanta.
It stuck but I would rather be known as Slammer because I knock people out in the ring.
The Slammer carries passengers 105ft into the sky before flipping them over to fall back to earth at around 30mph.
Instead of the six months he could have spent in the slammer, O'Donnell made a deal: In exchange for a no-contest plea to five misdemeanor counts of using a false name while making $25,000 in political contributions to Hahn's election campaign, the other 21 charges would be dropped.
Straight out of the slammer and into the cash, Christian Hosoi has recently signed deals with Quiksilver and Spitfire, with rumors of a DC spot available once he is back to his fighting form.
The Pillar Axiom consists of three independently-scalable components: the Slammer storage controllers, Brick disk modules and the Pilot storage management software.
Former Aston Villa and Forest right back GARY CHARLES (left) was sentenced to four months in the slammer in 2002 for drink driving.
This was not an isolated case however: other viruses like MyDoom or SQL Slammer have shown that it is possible to create a virus that can act far quicker than any human reaction capacity.
however, succeed in attracting the attention of the FBI, who deftly rounded up the sorry little band and sent him off to the slammer for a humiliatingly short stay.