slam-bang

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slam-bang

1. adjective, slang Very exciting and vigorous, especially due to great action and speed. The film's slam-bang finale makes up for the slow start and ho-hum middle. The show turned out to be more thoughtful and introspective than slam-bang, which I think took a lot of viewers by surprise.
2. adverb, slang In a very exciting, vigorous, and action-packed manner. The play unfolds slam-bang from beginning to end, and the audience is left breathless by the end of it. The two boxers have been going at it slam-bang for the last three rounds, each one determined to knock the other out.
3. adverb, slang Very quickly, frenetically, and carelessly. The team went slam-bang for the first half of the game, but was left totally depleted as a result in the second half.
4. adverb, slang Very forcefully and noisily. The truck crashed slam-bang through the wall, bringing everyone in the area to a total standstill.
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slam-bang

mod. wild; exciting. It was a slam-bang weekend, and I loved every minute of it.
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There seemed nothing else to be expected but that, the next moment, he would fetch his great club down, slam bang, and smash the vessel into a thousand pieces, without heeding how many innocent people he might destroy; for there is seldom any mercy in a giant, you know, and quite as little in a piece of brass clockwork.
The tug of war between spectacle and substance threatens to tear apart Rodriguez's uneven picture, which punctuates Alita's personal odyssey with turbo-charged sequences of a futuristic contact sport called Motorball, which combines a roller derby with the slam bang destruction of Robot Wars.
The tug of war between spectacle and substance threatens to tear apart Rodriguez's uneven picture, which punctuates Alita's personal odyssey with turbocharged sequences of a futuristic contact sport called Motorball, which combines a roller derby with the slam bang destruction of Robot Wars.
Rich Guinitaran shines in CEU's NCRAA win !-- -- (The Philippine Star) - January 12, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Rich Guinitaran exploded for 31 points, including six points in overtime, as Centro Escolar outfought Pasig Catholic College, 81-80, in a tight, slam bang battle in the NCRAA basketball tournament at the Saint Joseph Gymnasium.
New movie Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol sees him back as secret agent Ethan Hunt with slam bang thrills in this fourth high-octane caper.
Directed by David Bowie's son Duncan Jones there are plenty of slam bang thrills, maintaining a brisk tempo throughout as the clock ticks down relentlessly towards doomsday.
However, director Duncan Jones and editor Paul Hirsch don't become too bogged down in the flawed science behind the slam bang thrills, maintaining a brisk tempo throughout as the clock ticks down relentlessly towards doomsday.
Thor is certainly his most technically demanding film to date but the miasma of digital trickery and pyrotechnics doesn't appear to faze Branagh, who balances the slam bang thrills of a summer blockbuster with tender romance and broad comedy.
Lahore, Dec.14 (ANI): Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq believes he can still play Twenty20 internationals for the country and has refuted suggestions that his career in the slam bang format is over.
The compact and picturesque layout is only 4,541 yards long, but it is landmined with so many hidden dangers Matfen Hall's John Harrison describes it on the Allendale club website as "a great antidote to every new 7,000-yard course being designed for slam bang hitters".
However,all of the good work is undone in the closing half hour with a lazy slam bang finale,complete with pyrotechnics and a rousing speech from Willis to his men.
As sequels go, this is pretty derivative stuff, concerned primarily with slam bang thrills rather than plausible narrative.
I know of two methods for setting up a tool management plan, the "slam bang" method and the "slow and steady" method.
The stylish right-hand batsman said T20 leagues being played across the world have a lot of potential, which would add to the popularity of the slam bang version of the game.
Starring Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss and Laurence Fishburne, the cast look lean and mean and for gratuitous pure spectacle and slam bang pyrotechnics, The Matrix Reloaded delivers with aplomb.