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Learning religion: anthropological approaches. Your feedback will be reviewed. Up and down the plane I heard the slap of blinders yanked down over the windows while the rest of us eagerly took in the view. Read More. Word Lists. New Words quaranteam. Parenting and Child Development in "Nontraditional" Families. Ghost notes , or notes played with the string damped , are also commonly played in slap bass to increase the percussive feel of the technique. The American heritage dictionary of idioms 1st pbk.

References in classic literature? New York: Berghahn Books. September 06, Help Community portal Recent changes Upload file. The bassist can play many notes quickly by rotating the forearm, alternately slapping and popping: during the pop, the hand moves away from the fretboard, "winding up" or getting in position for the next slap. Passaging microglia was accomplished by shaking and slapping the flask on a table, several times and vigorously swirling the flasks to dislodge microglia attached to the monolayer of astrocytes. To criticize harshly and devastatingly: blister , drub , excoriate , flay , lash , rip into , scarify , scathe , scorch , score , scourge , slash. Tom Swift, who had been slowly looking through the pages of a magazine, in the contents of which he seemed to be deeply interested, turned the final folio, ruffled the sheets back again to look at a certain map and drawing, and then, slapping the book down on a table before him, with a noise not unlike that of a shot, exclaimed: View in context. It is difficult enough getting people into the dentist's surgery anyway without slapping a charge on them.

Kids online: opportunities and risks for children. Language in the Legal Process. A percussive sound can also made by smacking the strings with some or all of the fingers on the right hand in between the notes of a bassline, usually in time with the snare drum. In jazz and other styles of music, the term refers to the action of pulling an instrument's strings back and allowing them to smack the instrument: see Slapping music. Kamostky, not disheartened by the defeat went on record to say ""It was a good hook, I liked it, I was put to sleep for a little bit. Origin of slap 1 First recorded in —35, slap is from the Low German word slapp, slappe; of expressive origin. References in classic literature? These examples are from the Cambridge English Corpus and from sources on the web. Click on the arrows to change the translation direction. There are numerous variants of the slapping technique.

To criticize harshly and devastatingly: blister , drub , excoriate , flay , lash , rip into , scarify , scathe , scorch , score , scourge , slash. In play, she liked exceedingly to act the little mistress; using her hands freely, and commanding her companions: she did so to me, but I would not bear slapping and ordering; and so I let her know. Add the power of Cambridge Dictionary to your website using our free search box widgets. Slap bass was used by Western Swing and Hillbilly Boogie musicians. Idioms for slap slap on the wrist , relatively mild criticism or censure: He got away with a slap on the wrist. Learning religion: anthropological approaches. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Add slapping to one of your lists below, or create a new one. Slapping on bass guitar involves using the edge of one's knuckle, where it is particularly bony, to quickly strike the string against the fretboard.

Views Read Edit View history. Mahwah, N. He slapped mustard on the sandwich. A "slap in the face" is a common idiom, dating back to the late s, that means to rebuke, rebuff or insult. Learn More about slap. For the scrolling shooter arcade game, see Slap Fight. Retrieved That indicated the slapping , but also included evidence of more serious injuries. The slap and pop techniques are commonly used with pull-offs and hammer-ons with the fretting usually left hand, to further increase the rate at which notes may be played.

Namespaces Article Talk. The invention of slap on electric bass is generally credited to funk bassist Larry Graham. Mentioned in? As the hole was narrow and dark, the cow held back, and the old woman was slapping and pushing at her hind quarters, trying to spank her into the drawside. Describing character, Part 2 September 09, To save this word, you'll need to log in. Categories : Musical performance techniques Bass guitars Double basses. Parenting and Child Development in "Nontraditional" Families.

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Bristol: Policy. She's French girls and women typically slap boys, men and other females who offend them in some way and humiliate them. International perspectives on family violence and abuse: a cognitive ecological approach. They found her a little heavier than the Scarecrow but still light enough to be tossed like a sofa-cushion, and they were enjoying the sport immensely when Dorothy, angry and indignant at the treatment her friends were receiving, rushed among the Tottenhots and began slapping and pushing them until she had rescued the Scarecrow and the Patchwork Girl and held them close on either side of her. While in this position he was suddenly aroused by a slap on the back. Slapping or smacking refers to striking a person with the open palm of the hand. Download as PDF Printable version. Lawrence Hill, , pp.

Full browser? Phrases Related to slap a slap in the face a slap on the back slap around slap on slap together slap with. Take the quiz Back to School Quiz Pop quiz! In many countries, such as Iceland , slapping a child is viewed as a form of physical abuse, and is illegal see corporal punishment of children , whereas in others, such as England , it is seen by only some parents as abusive, and even then only moderately so. Popping refers to pulling the string away from the fretboard and quickly releasing it so it snaps back against the fretboard. My Attainment of the Pole Frederick A. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A sharp blow made with the open hand or with a flat object; a smack. That indicated the slapping , but also included evidence of more serious injuries. A quick, sharp blow, especially with the hand: box , buffet , bust , chop , cuff , punch , smack , smacker , spank , swat , whack.

Word of the Day functional skills. New York: Berghahn Books. Learn More about slap. The word was first recorded in , probably as a form of Onomatopoeia. English Examples. On bass guitars, this is commonly done with the thumb, while on double bass, the edge of the hand or index finger may be used. A quick, sharp blow, especially with the hand: box , buffet , bust , chop , cuff , punch , smack , smacker , spank , swat , whack. Slap bass was used by Western Swing and Hillbilly Boogie musicians.

Contains Parliamentary information licensed under the Open Parliament Licence v3. Word of the Day functional skills. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, Test your vocabulary with our fun image quizzes. Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way. Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Mahwah, N. Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words? Cassell's dictionary of Slang.

In the slap, the bassist uses the thumb to strike the strings usually the lower E and A strings near the base of the bass's neck. Take the quiz Back to School Quiz Pop quiz! Funk fingers invented by progressive rock bass player Tony Levin create a similar sound by using a hard surface to strike the strings and intentionally cause string contact with the fretboard. Take the quiz Spell It Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words? On the double bass, the technique was developed in Western swing bands in the s, and spread to other genres, including jazz , rockabilly , and other offshoots of those styles. Follow us. A "slap in the face" is a common idiom, dating back to the late s, that means to rebuke, rebuff or insult. A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia Some imitative words are more surprising than others.

Look up slapping in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. I could have carried on, but they grabbed me and wanted to get me out of there. Retrieved Gentle waves slapped the side of the raft. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. Brillantes responded to Saguin, saying she did not go all the way in slapping Fedelin. Passaging microglia was accomplished by shaking and slapping the flask on a table, several times and vigorously swirling the flasks to dislodge microglia attached to the monolayer of astrocytes.

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To criticize harshly and devastatingly: blister , drub , excoriate , flay , lash , rip into , scarify , scathe , scorch , score , scourge , slash. Words nearby slap slant height , slant-in , slant rhyme , slant-top , slantwise , slap , slap-bang , slap bass , slapdash , slap dashing , slap down. English Lexicogenesis. Add the power of Cambridge Dictionary to your website using our free search box widgets. That indicated the slapping , but also included evidence of more serious injuries. View in context. Derived forms of slap slapper , noun. Is Singular 'They' a Better Choice? Adverb I walked slap into the post. A Indian study found a high rate of approval for husbands slapping their wives , particularly among husbands and middle-class Indians.

They found her a little heavier than the Scarecrow but still light enough to be tossed like a sofa-cushion, and they were enjoying the sport immensely when Dorothy, angry and indignant at the treatment her friends were receiving, rushed among the Tottenhots and began slapping and pushing them until she had rescued the Scarecrow and the Patchwork Girl and held them close on either side of her. On the double bass, the technique was developed in Western swing bands in the s, and spread to other genres, including jazz , rockabilly , and other offshoots of those styles. My Attainment of the Pole Frederick A. He called the dog by slapping his hand against his thigh. Origin of slap 1 First recorded in —35, slap is from the Low German word slapp, slappe; of expressive origin. Some bassists use other fingers of the strumming hand to achieve this sound, such as bassist Abraham Laboriel, Sr. Happy slapping is the phenomenon whereby kids assault someone while being taped by a friend on their mobile phone : afterwards the video is uploaded to a site like YouTube. Waves were slapping against the side of the boat. To top. Would someone go to prison for slapping a police officer or spitting at him?

In his text The Naked Woman: A Study of the Female Body , anthropologist Desmond Morris defines what he calls the "cheek slap," which he describes as "the classic action of a lady responding to the unwelcome attentions of a male. Read More. References in classic literature? Take the quiz Spell It Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words? Get our free widgets. It is a formula for keeping undue expansion in its place and slapping it down. Switch to new thesaurus. That indicated the slapping , but also included evidence of more serious injuries.

Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, Clear explanations of natural written and spoken English. Keep scrolling for more. Bassist Victor Wooten uses a double thumb technique which is like a slap, but uses both sides of the thumb for all the strings, fast enough to produce the equivalent of a drumroll on the bass guitar. Please tell us where you read or heard it including the quote, if possible. Follow us. In play, she liked exceedingly to act the little mistress; using her hands freely, and commanding her companions: she did so to me, but I would not bear slapping and ordering; and so I let her know. International perspectives on family violence and abuse: a cognitive ecological approach. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. My Attainment of the Pole Frederick A.

Browse slaphappy. London: Karnac. Backpfeife Klaps klatschen ohrfeigen Schlag. More Definitions for slap. The word was first recorded in , probably as a form of Onomatopoeia. Get Word of the Day daily email! On the bass guitar, the technique is widely credited to Larry Graham , an electric bassist playing with Sly and the Family Stone in the late s. Spank bass developed from the slap and pop style and treats the electric bass as a percussion instrument, striking the strings above the pickups with an open palmed hand. References in classic literature? Musical technique.

Slap bass was used by Western Swing and Hillbilly Boogie musicians. For about five years beginning in , happy slapping became a UK fad. For other uses, see Slap. The technique quickly spread to the funk and disco genres. Funk fingers invented by progressive rock bass player Tony Levin create a similar sound by using a hard surface to strike the strings and intentionally cause string contact with the fretboard. Further information: List of slap bass players electric bass. In play, she liked exceedingly to act the little mistress; using her hands freely, and commanding her companions: she did so to me, but I would not bear slapping and ordering; and so I let her know. To top.

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Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, Brillantes responded to Saguin, saying she did not go all the way in slapping Fedelin. Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words? Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Blog Kind-hearted or ruthless? The first greeting of one amazon to the other is to slap her face. Throwing custard pies turns a play into slapstick; also adjective slapstick comedy. Please tell us where you read or heard it including the quote, if possible. Listen, babe, don't get high-hat with me or I'll slap you down. In the slap, the bassist uses the thumb to strike the strings usually the lower E and A strings near the base of the bass's neck.

Definitions Clear explanations of natural written and spoken English. Accessed 11 Sep. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors. A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia Some imitative words are more surprising than others. Choose your language. Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words? Indianapolis, IN: Alpha.

In India, the "insult slap" is a political maneuver used to express disapproval of ideas of a particular public figure or politician. My Attainment of the Pole Frederick A. The social media star posted a video that showed him slapping an opponent to the ground, leaving his rival motionless on the ground. For other uses, see Slap. New York: Berghahn Books. Throwing custard pies turns a play into slapstick; also adjective slapstick comedy. Namespaces Article Talk. Some bassists use other fingers of the strumming hand to achieve this sound, such as bassist Abraham Laboriel, Sr.

She also incorporates lots of active physical stimulation of the child - rubbing the baby's face, stroking her nose, and playfully slapping her hands. To hit with a quick, sharp blow of the hand: box , buffet , bust , cuff , punch , smack , spank , swat , whack. A "slap in the face" is a common idiom, dating back to the late s, that means to rebuke, rebuff or insult. Does he agree that that is a better way forward than slapping an arbitrary tax on shoppers? Kamostky, not disheartened by the defeat went on record to say ""It was a good hook, I liked it, I was put to sleep for a little bit. From the Cambridge English Corpus. They found her a little heavier than the Scarecrow but still light enough to be tossed like a sofa-cushion, and they were enjoying the sport immensely when Dorothy, angry and indignant at the treatment her friends were receiving, rushed among the Tottenhots and began slapping and pushing them until she had rescued the Scarecrow and the Patchwork Girl and held them close on either side of her. Test your vocabulary with our fun image quizzes. Examples of slapping. Keep scrolling for more More Definitions for slap slap.

The style sounds much more percussive than regular plucking of notes with the soft part of the plucking hands fingers, and is also usually louder although on an electric instrument, the volume can be adjusted with the volume knob or through compression , brighter, and more distinct than the sound of a bass guitar played with the usual plucking or pick techniques. Do you know the person or title these quotes desc Choose a dictionary. They open the cases by slapping them down onto the table, metal on metal, and opening them one at a time. Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way. For about five years beginning in , happy slapping became a UK fad. Phemie Frost's Experiences Ann S. Sign up for free and get access to exclusive content:.

Categories : Strikes martial arts. New Delhi: A. In play, she liked exceedingly to act the little mistress; using her hands freely, and commanding her companions: she did so to me, but I would not bear slapping and ordering; and so I let her know. Mahwah, N. Examples of slapping. Slapping or smacking refers to striking a person with the open palm of the hand. Would someone go to prison for slapping a police officer or spitting at him? Kind-hearted or ruthless?

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A sharp insult: a slap to one's pride. Origin of slap 1 First recorded in —35, slap is from the Low German word slapp, slappe; of expressive origin. Slap bass was used by Western Swing and Hillbilly Boogie musicians. Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, International perspectives on family violence and abuse: a cognitive ecological approach. From the Cambridge English Corpus. Some bassists use other fingers of the strumming hand to achieve this sound, such as bassist Abraham Laboriel, Sr. More Definitions for slap.

It is difficult enough getting people into the dentist's surgery anyway without slapping a charge on them. Language in the Legal Process. Origin of slap 1 First recorded in —35, slap is from the Low German word slapp, slappe; of expressive origin. Help Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Derived forms of slap slapper , noun. Throwing custard pies turns a play into slapstick; also adjective slapstick comedy. Business Insider. Word lists shared by our community of dictionary fans. References in classic literature?

Play media. Switch to new thesaurus. For the scrolling shooter arcade game, see Slap Fight. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. That would have been far less harmful than slapping a ban on meat on the bone. Idioms: burn someone's ears, crawl all over, pin someone's ears back , put someone on the griddle, put someone on the hot seat, rake over the coals , read the riot act to. Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words? A "slap in the face" is a common idiom, dating back to the late s, that means to rebuke, rebuff or insult. To save this word, you'll need to log in.

Kresge's rapid slapping ability is all the more remarkable given that for much of his career he was an electric bassist. Keep scrolling for more More Definitions for slap slap. It is primarily used on the double bass or bass guitar. Listen, babe, don't get high-hat with me or I'll slap you down. The social media star posted a video that showed him slapping an opponent to the ground, leaving his rival motionless on the ground. To impose a legal obligation on someone: The judge slapped an additional fine on the unruly defendant. Slapping on bass guitar involves using the edge of one's knuckle, where it is particularly bony, to quickly strike the string against the fretboard. Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, London: Karnac.

Slapping is very often portrayed in films and television programs. Gary Word of the Day functional skills. A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia Some imitative words are more surprising than others. Need even more definitions? Funk fingers invented by progressive rock bass player Tony Levin create a similar sound by using a hard surface to strike the strings and intentionally cause string contact with the fretboard. Take the quiz Back to School Quiz Pop quiz! To strike with the palm of the hand or a flat object: slapped him in the face.

To provide redundancy payments as well as awarding contracts to those made redundant is not only gilding the lily, but slapping gold on it. Language in the Legal Process. Further information: List of slap bass players electric bass. While that might just seem like a slap on the wrist compared to the cost of insurance, the penalty increases every year. Musical technique. YouTuber Logan Paul slaps man unconscious - after pulling out of championship match; The social media star posted a video that showed him slapping an opponent to the ground. To impose a legal obligation on someone: The judge slapped an additional fine on the unruly defendant. Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors.

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Mentioned in? A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia Some imitative words are more surprising than others. Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Accessed 11 Sep. Get Spelling Help! My word lists. Learning religion: anthropological approaches.

The first greeting of one amazon to the other is to slap her face. The awkward case of 'his or her'. He slapped mustard on the sandwich. In the slap technique, the bassist replaces the usual plucking motion of the index and middle fingers with "slaps" and "pops". On bass guitars, this is commonly done with the thumb, while on double bass, the edge of the hand or index finger may be used. Business Insider. Click on the arrows to change the translation direction. Brillantes responded to Saguin, saying she did not go all the way in slapping Fedelin. Violence against Women.

Categories : Musical performance techniques Bass guitars Double basses. Add slapping to one of your lists below, or create a new one. It is a formula for keeping undue expansion in its place and slapping it down. To be rough or brutal with: knock about or around , manhandle , rough up. That indicated the slapping , but also included evidence of more serious injuries. My word lists. Look up slapping in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. New York: Berghahn Books. Take the quiz Back to School Quiz Pop quiz! Mentioned in?

The word "slap" is frequently used to minimize the perceived violence of an act, even if the act was especially severe. YouTuber Logan Paul slaps man unconscious - after pulling out of championship match; The social media star posted a video that showed him slapping an opponent to the ground. To strike or beat with the force and sound of a slap: waves slapping against the raft. Log In. I could have carried on, but they grabbed me and wanted to get me out of there. Musical technique. See blow 1. To criticize harshly and devastatingly: blister , drub , excoriate , flay , lash , rip into , scarify , scathe , scorch , score , scourge , slash. Sign up now.

Bassist Victor Wooten uses a double thumb technique which is like a slap, but uses both sides of the thumb for all the strings, fast enough to produce the equivalent of a drumroll on the bass guitar. I could have carried on, but they grabbed me and wanted to get me out of there. Words nearby slap slant height , slant-in , slant rhyme , slant-top , slantwise , slap , slap-bang , slap bass , slapdash , slap dashing , slap down. Add slapping to one of your lists below, or create a new one. Dictionary apps. Namespaces Article Talk. New Delhi: A. Need even more definitions? Musical technique.

See more words from the same century Watch More on slap A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia Some imitative words are more surprising than others Dictionary Entries near slap slantly slant of wind slant-top slap slap around slap-bang slapdab. Blog Kind-hearted or ruthless? Origin of slap 1 First recorded in —35, slap is from the Low German word slapp, slappe; of expressive origin. Save Word. In his text The Naked Woman: A Study of the Female Body , anthropologist Desmond Morris defines what he calls the "cheek slap," which he describes as "the classic action of a lady responding to the unwelcome attentions of a male. Categories : Musical performance techniques Bass guitars Double basses. Slapping is viewed differently by different cultures. Cancel Submit. To provide redundancy payments as well as awarding contracts to those made redundant is not only gilding the lily, but slapping gold on it. There was an incessant slapping and chatter at the bows now, varied by a solid thud and a little spout of spray that clattered down on the fo'c'sle.

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Add the power of Cambridge Dictionary to your website using our free search box widgets. Lawyer slaps poll officer! Backpfeife Klaps klatschen ohrfeigen Schlag. Clear explanations of natural written and spoken English. Women who inflict minor acts of violence on their male partners have a higher-than-normal probability of being severely assaulted by those partners, and domestic violence experts therefore advise at-risk women to refrain from even minor acts of physical aggression against their partners. Would someone go to prison for slapping a police officer or spitting at him? Entry 1 of 2 1 : to strike with or as if with the open hand 2 : to make a sound like that of slapping Waves slap on the rocky shore. Tools to create your own word lists and quizzes.

Boston, Mass. Download as PDF Printable version. New York: Berghahn Books. Slapping on bass guitar involves using the edge of one's knuckle, where it is particularly bony, to quickly strike the string against the fretboard. Not to be confused with Drum stroke. Take the quiz Citation Do you know the person or title these quotes desc Learning religion: anthropological approaches. Slap bass was used by Western Swing and Hillbilly Boogie musicians. Ask the Editors 'Intensive purposes': An Eggcorn We're intent on clearing it up 'Nip it in the butt': An Eggcorn We're gonna stop you right there Literally How to use a word that literally drives some pe Blog Kind-hearted or ruthless?

Test Your Vocabulary. New Delhi: A. They found her a little heavier than the Scarecrow but still light enough to be tossed like a sofa-cushion, and they were enjoying the sport immensely when Dorothy, angry and indignant at the treatment her friends were receiving, rushed among the Tottenhots and began slapping and pushing them until she had rescued the Scarecrow and the Patchwork Girl and held them close on either side of her. For about five years beginning in , happy slapping became a UK fad. Log In. Example from the Hansard archive. Play the game. Browse our dictionary apps today and ensure you are never again lost for words. In the pop, the bassist will use the index or middle finger of the plucking hand to snap the strings usually the higher D and G strings away from the body of the bass, causing them to bounce off the fretboard; this produces a prominent buzzing tone with a sharp attack and more high-frequency vibrations than present in plucked bass. Add slapping to one of your lists below, or create a new one.

Namespaces Article Talk. You could just slap it into their account and it would be a non-event. Your feedback will be reviewed. Learning religion: anthropological approaches. The first greeting of one amazon to the other is to slap her face. The purpose of a slap is often to humiliate, more than injure. A percussive sound can also made by smacking the strings with some or all of the fingers on the right hand in between the notes of a bassline, usually in time with the snare drum. Statistics for slap Look-up Popularity. Does he agree that that is a better way forward than slapping an arbitrary tax on shoppers? Slapping is viewed differently by different cultures.

New Delhi: A. Help Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Dubner September 19, Freakonomics. Look up slapping in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors. Choose a dictionary. In jazz and other styles of music, the term refers to the action of pulling an instrument's strings back and allowing them to smack the instrument: see Slapping music. Is Singular 'They' a Better Choice? In play, she liked exceedingly to act the little mistress; using her hands freely, and commanding her companions: she did so to me, but I would not bear slapping and ordering; and so I let her know. There are numerous variants of the slapping technique.

Need even more definitions? Verb Phrases slap down, to subdue, especially by a blow or by force; suppress. Informal Directly and with force: drove slap into the guardrail. Test Your Vocabulary. Time Traveler for slap The first known use of slap was in the 14th century See more words from the same century. It is a formula for keeping undue expansion in its place and slapping it down. The awkward case of 'his or her'. Listen, babe, don't get high-hat with me or I'll slap you down.

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Word Lists. Dictionary browser? Hidden categories: Articles with short description Short description matches Wikidata All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from October Articles needing additional references from August All articles needing additional references Articles with unsourced statements from October Not to be confused with Drum stroke. A "slap in the face" is a common idiom, dating back to the late s, that means to rebuke, rebuff or insult. Take the quiz Citation Do you know the person or title these quotes desc Examples of slapping. Slapping is a technique also adopted by acoustic and electric fingerstyle guitarists. Could it be that the slap I heard was from the other side, or had it been a free fight?

Does he agree that that is a better way forward than slapping an arbitrary tax on shoppers? From the Cambridge English Corpus. Slapping is viewed differently by different cultures. Lawyer slaps poll officer. Gentle waves slapped the side of the raft. Brillantes responded to Saguin, saying she did not go all the way in slapping Fedelin. Learning religion: anthropological approaches. Slapping is a technique also adopted by acoustic and electric fingerstyle guitarists. Derived forms of slap slapper , noun.

First Known Use of slap Verb 15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a Noun 1 , in the meaning defined at sense 1b Adverb , in the meaning defined above Noun 2 14th century, in the meaning defined above. Try Now! See more words from the same century Watch More on slap A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia Some imitative words are more surprising than others Dictionary Entries near slap slantly slant of wind slant-top slap slap around slap-bang slapdab. Statistics for slap Look-up Popularity. Ask the Editors 'Intensive purposes': An Eggcorn We're intent on clearing it up 'Nip it in the butt': An Eggcorn We're gonna stop you right there Literally How to use a word that literally drives some pe Further information: List of slap bass players electric bass. Kamostky, not disheartened by the defeat went on record to say ""It was a good hook, I liked it, I was put to sleep for a little bit. Martin's Press. Dictionary browser? Sometimes a great movie line has the impact of a slap in the face.

None ever passed it without testing the material with its teeth or giving it a slap with its paw. They open the cases by slapping them down onto the table, metal on metal, and opening them one at a time. For the scrolling shooter arcade game, see Slap Fight. Word lists shared by our community of dictionary fans. Hidden categories: Articles with short description Short description matches Wikidata All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from October Articles needing additional references from August All articles needing additional references Articles with unsourced statements from October Lawyer slaps poll officer! Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Kind-hearted or ruthless? For example, in Slap Her Indianapolis, IN: Alpha.

Retrieved May 2, Word lists shared by our community of dictionary fans. It is a formula for keeping undue expansion in its place and slapping it down. To cause to strike forcefully and loudly: "He took a clipping from his wallet and slapped it on the bar" Nathanael West. Tom Swift, who had been slowly looking through the pages of a magazine, in the contents of which he seemed to be deeply interested, turned the final folio, ruffled the sheets back again to look at a certain map and drawing, and then, slapping the book down on a table before him, with a noise not unlike that of a shot, exclaimed: View in context. Get Word of the Day daily email! To subject to a legal obligation, such as a fine or court order: slapped him with a speeding ticket; slapped her with a lawsuit. A percussive sound can also made by smacking the strings with some or all of the fingers on the right hand in between the notes of a bassline, usually in time with the snare drum. Up and down the plane I heard the slap of blinders yanked down over the windows while the rest of us eagerly took in the view. Popping refers to pulling the string away from the fretboard and quickly releasing it so it snaps back against the fretboard.

Love words? Cassell's dictionary of Slang. Take the quiz Back to School Quiz Pop quiz! The slap and pop techniques are commonly used with pull-offs and hammer-ons with the fretting usually left hand, to further increase the rate at which notes may be played. References in classic literature? Women who inflict minor acts of violence on their male partners have a higher-than-normal probability of being severely assaulted by those partners, and domestic violence experts therefore advise at-risk women to refrain from even minor acts of physical aggression against their partners. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Mentioned in?

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Urbana: University of Illinois Press. You could just slap it into their account and it would be a non-event. Dictionary browser? Entry 1 of 2 : to hit someone or something with the front or back of your open hand : to hit something with a sound like the sound made when your hand slaps something : to put something on a surface quickly or forcefully slap. Take the quiz Citation Do you know the person or title these quotes desc That would have been far less harmful than slapping a ban on meat on the bone. Bristol: Policy. Studies have shown that although Americans frown upon domestic violence regardless of whether the perpetrator is male or female, generally they are more accepting of minor violence, such as slapping, when it is perpetrated by a woman against a man or vice versa. Watch More on slap.

Full browser? The social media star posted a video that showed him slapping an opponent to the ground, leaving his rival motionless on the ground. Musical technique. Not to be confused with Drum stroke. Dubner September 19, Freakonomics. The invention of slap on electric bass is generally credited to funk bassist Larry Graham. Happy slapping is the phenomenon whereby kids assault someone while being taped by a friend on their mobile phone : afterwards the video is uploaded to a site like YouTube. Phemie Frost's Experiences Ann S.

To put or place quickly or carelessly: slapped butter on a bagel. Tell us about this example sentence:. Take the quiz Spell It Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words? None ever passed it without testing the material with its teeth or giving it a slap with its paw. Not to be confused with Drum stroke. Lawyer slaps poll officer! He slapped mustard on the sandwich. View in context. In jazz and other styles of music, the term refers to the action of pulling an instrument's strings back and allowing them to smack the instrument: see Slapping music.

Describing character, Part 2 September 09, Urbana: University of Illinois Press. Lawrence Hill, , pp. While that might just seem like a slap on the wrist compared to the cost of insurance, the penalty increases every year. References in classic literature? To hit with a quick, sharp blow of the hand: box , buffet , bust , cuff , punch , smack , spank , swat , whack. In the slap, the bassist uses the thumb to strike the strings usually the lower E and A strings near the base of the bass's neck. That indicated the slapping , but also included evidence of more serious injuries. Browse slaphappy. Mahwah, N.

This section does not cite any sources. To provide redundancy payments as well as awarding contracts to those made redundant is not only gilding the lily, but slapping gold on it. Lawyer slaps poll officer! More Definitions for slap. Kids online: opportunities and risks for children. All the time he was jerking out these phrases he was stumping up and down the tavern on his crutch, slapping tables with his hand, and giving such a show of excitement as would have convinced an Old Bailey judge or a Bow Street runner. Please tell us where you read or heard it including the quote, if possible. The bassist can play many notes quickly by rotating the forearm, alternately slapping and popping: during the pop, the hand moves away from the fretboard, "winding up" or getting in position for the next slap. Tom Swift, who had been slowly looking through the pages of a magazine, in the contents of which he seemed to be deeply interested, turned the final folio, ruffled the sheets back again to look at a certain map and drawing, and then, slapping the book down on a table before him, with a noise not unlike that of a shot, exclaimed: View in context.

References in classic literature? On bass guitars, this is commonly done with the thumb, while on double bass, the edge of the hand or index finger may be used. A sharp insult: a slap to one's pride. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, Test your vocabulary with our fun image quizzes. Namespaces Article Talk. While in this position he was suddenly aroused by a slap on the back. For about five years beginning in , happy slapping became a UK fad. Switch to new thesaurus. To subject to a legal obligation, such as a fine or court order: slapped him with a speeding ticket; slapped her with a lawsuit.

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Could it be that the slap I heard was from the other side, or had it been a free fight? In many countries, such as Iceland , slapping a child is viewed as a form of physical abuse, and is illegal see corporal punishment of children , whereas in others, such as England , it is seen by only some parents as abusive, and even then only moderately so. Slapping or smacking refers to striking a person with the open palm of the hand. Need even more definitions? Choose your language. Image credits. On the double bass, the technique was developed in Western swing bands in the s, and spread to other genres, including jazz , rockabilly , and other offshoots of those styles. New Words quaranteam. Cassell's dictionary of Slang.

In some cultures, [ which? Could it be that the slap I heard was from the other side, or had it been a free fight? Kresge's rapid slapping ability is all the more remarkable given that for much of his career he was an electric bassist. You could just slap it into their account and it would be a non-event. For example, in Slap Her Current Controversies on Family Violence. None ever passed it without testing the material with its teeth or giving it a slap with its paw. International encyclopedia of adolescence.

Love words? Critikal often discusses the fall of the reigning champion Vasily "Dumpling" Kamotsky, who was recently dethroned after put into a "mini coma" by an unnamed stranger. Lawrence Hill, , pp. Look up slapping in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Categories : Musical performance techniques Bass guitars Double basses. The first greeting of one amazon to the other is to slap her face. Kind-hearted or ruthless? See more words from the same century Watch More on slap A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia Some imitative words are more surprising than others Dictionary Entries near slap slantly slant of wind slant-top slap slap around slap-bang slapdab.

Tools to create your own word lists and quizzes. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, I could have carried on, but they grabbed me and wanted to get me out of there. Backpfeife Klaps klatschen ohrfeigen Schlag. It is primarily used on the double bass or bass guitar. She's French girls and women typically slap boys, men and other females who offend them in some way and humiliate them. He slapped my face. On the bass guitar, the technique is widely credited to Larry Graham , an electric bassist playing with Sly and the Family Stone in the late s. Entry 1 of 2 1 : to strike with or as if with the open hand 2 : to make a sound like that of slapping Waves slap on the rocky shore.

Slapping on bass guitar involves using the edge of one's knuckle, where it is particularly bony, to quickly strike the string against the fretboard. Please tell us where you read or heard it including the quote, if possible. Wikimedia Commons. For the scrolling shooter arcade game, see Slap Fight. Add slapping to one of your lists below, or create a new one. My Attainment of the Pole Frederick A. Kresge's rapid slapping ability is all the more remarkable given that for much of his career he was an electric bassist. Your feedback will be reviewed. Women who inflict minor acts of violence on their male partners have a higher-than-normal probability of being severely assaulted by those partners, and domestic violence experts therefore advise at-risk women to refrain from even minor acts of physical aggression against their partners. In the pop, the bassist will use the index or middle finger of the plucking hand to snap the strings usually the higher D and G strings away from the body of the bass, causing them to bounce off the fretboard; this produces a prominent buzzing tone with a sharp attack and more high-frequency vibrations than present in plucked bass.

Percussive Acoustic Guitar. For example, in Slap Her In the slap technique, the bassist replaces the usual plucking motion of the index and middle fingers with "slaps" and "pops". Free word lists and quizzes from Cambridge. Watch More on slap. Musical technique. Cassell's dictionary of Slang. He does everything in such a slapdash manner. To cause to strike forcefully and loudly: "He took a clipping from his wallet and slapped it on the bar" Nathanael West.

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From the Cambridge English Corpus. Slapping is a technique also adopted by acoustic and electric fingerstyle guitarists.

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