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slam back

To eat or drink something very hastily or voraciously. A noun or pronoun can be used between "slam" and "back." Don't just slam your food back like that—take a moment to actually enjoy what you're eating! I slammed back the burger so I could get back on the road straight away. It's no wonder you have such a bad hangover from the way you were slamming drinks back last night.
See also: back, slam
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To which punkish Christina Modestou, as Anne Boleyn, slams back: "A severed head?" If this riotous show, from newcomers Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, doesn't put a huge smile on your face, then it's off to the Tower with you FRIEDA MORRISON
She slams back her coffee like a boss (dosing it with cinnamon after she gave up milk and sugar), admits to yelling at her kids (not so much anymore) and thoroughly appreciates the taco joint near their Texas home.
The larger mass becomes important when you consider the force the front sight is subjected to during firing as the slide slams back, abruptly stops, and then is slammed forward.
She believes she's conquered her personal fears until one day "memories of Brooklyn" rush in and heartbreak slams back into her life….
Roadside bomb blasts put vehicle crews through two Shockwaves, one that propels the vehicle up into the air and another when it slams back on the ground.
Both teach the user to hit a target, both help rehearse the act of killing, both come complete with guns that have recoil - the side slams back when the trigger is pulled.
The 21-year-old Argentine, right, aiming to become the first player in the modern era to win his first two Grand Slams back to back, took the opening set but soon found himself 2-1 behind to the American.
The barrel, barrel extension and bolt are locked together and move rearward upon recoil approximately 3" before the barrel is unlocked and slams back into battery.
Just as the wife is about to serve herself, the lid of the pot rises slightly and she briefly sees two beady little eyes looking around before the lid slams back down.
Just as the wife is about to start in on the meal, the lid of the pot rises a tiny amount and she briefly sees two beady little eyes looking around before the lid slams back down.
Then the back wheel slams back on terra firma with a reassuring dunt and he's off again, front wheel pawing the sky as he weaves his magic.