slap together


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Synonyms for slap together

make hastily and carelessly

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Slap together our lave out-the-door-in-an-instant sandwich organic peanut butter on whole wheat bread with a squirt of honey and banana.
Instead, he tries to slap together a brainstorm of ideas through hasty cutting that fails to give certain scenes their due screen time, while a boisterous big-band score by Pierre Bertrand is thrown in at each interval.
The Cards' brain trust proved last season they're happy to slap together a retread pitching staff just to get by, and nothing says they won't start doing that to the everyday lineup as well while they pay for the newest Busch Stadium (which is sold out every night but still apparently not providing enough capital to push the Cards' payroll up to competitive standards with the Mets, Cubs, Red Sox or Yankees).
As he wailed away on electric keys and flashed the sharp edges of those songs, it was immediately clear that Wonder was not about to tritely move through his songs or slap together crowd-pleasing but ultimately flimsy medleys.
Bacteria slap together an antibiotic molecule piece by piece, with different genes or sets of genes controlling each new addition.
If a sales clerk at an electronics superstore can slap together a top-of-the-line computer in ten minutes, however, surely automakers and parts suppliers can figure out how to build a custom-ordered car in a week, some analysts argue.
Most minisystem designers ignore this conundrum and just slap together a flashy looking (and tinny-sounding) low-budget box.
Just slap together a peanut butter and banana sandwich on whole wheat bread, accompany it with a glass of milk, and you have a balanced meal.