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She gave him a slap on the back to stop him coughing.
It was a real slap in the face when the bank turned us down.
All he got was a slap on the wrist and he kept his job.
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a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
the distance from the centre of a circle to its edge, or a straight line from the centre to the edge
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of slap from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.