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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of smacking something; A blow from a flat object (as an open hand) v. - Hit with something flat, like a paddle or the open hand adv. - Directly.

Usage examples (5)
  • Sometimes the men would have what we called slap-jacks.
  • But what I HATE more than any ego-slap is false praise.
  • They ate their bannocks -- 'Rocky Mountain dead shot' Westerners call the slap-jacks -- in silence.
  • Around here it's a kind of slap-the-wrist and wink crime. for more
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