slap - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/slæp/
singularslap
pluralslaps
  1. 1
    [countable] a sharp hit with the palm of the hand

    She gave him a slap on the back to stop him coughing.

  2. 2
    [countable]

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    the sound of a slap or something similar hitting a surface
  3. 3
    [uncountable] British very informal make-up 1
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