verb (used with or without object), whammed, wham·ming.
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Gow heard branches fall, and as he turned, a bear hit the ground with a wham!It’s His Land. Now a Canadian Company Gets to Take It.|by Lee van der Voo for ProPublica|October 1, 2020|ProPublica
One day you reach down to pick up a bag, sleep in an awkward position, or fall on the street, and— WHAM— your back gets injured.Is Your Chair Killing You? The Consequences of Comfort|Daniel E. Lieberman|October 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sure, the standard carols and tracks by the likes of the Beach Boys, Wham!Twelve Christmas Song Fails: John Travolta, Justin Bieber & More (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|December 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
There’s Muslim-baiting imagery borrowed from 24 and an absurd ‘80s nostalgia sing-along that would make the boys from Wham!
Her pregnancy was heralded in the Sun with the headline “Wham Bam Sam Cam.”
There was a sudden catastrophic whooshing roar and, wham, a tree took flame for roots.A Feast of Demons|William Morrison
"Yo' may tell wham yo' like what yo' like," the girl replied coldly; yet there was a tremor in her voice.Bob, Son of Battle|Alfred Ollivant
In a jiffy, I'd be going slippety-sizzle over the edge of the eaves and land with a wham at Poetry's feet.Shenanigans at Sugar Creek|Paul Hutchens
Is his dochter Jeanie, wham ye intend for my mither's servant, like her father?Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX|Alexander Leighton
But considere also quod she in wham is blisfulnesse enhabite.Chaucer's Translation of Boethius's 'De Consolatione Philosophiae'|Geoffrey Chaucer