Synonyms for slap

Synonyms for (noun) slap

Synonyms: slap, smack, smacking

Definition: the act of smacking something; a blow delivered with an open hand

Similar words: blow

Definition: a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon

Usage: a blow on the head


Synonyms: slap, smack

Definition: a blow from a flat object (as an open hand)

Similar words: bump, blow

Definition: an impact (as from a collision)

Usage: the bump threw him off the bicycle

Synonyms for (verb) slap

Synonyms: slap

Definition: hit with something flat, like a paddle or the open hand

Usage: The impatient teacher slapped the student; a gunshot slapped him on the forehead

Similar words: strike

Definition: deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon

Usage: The teacher struck the child; the opponent refused to strike; The boxer struck the attacker dead