Definition of 'slot'
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The heat was so intense that coins melted in slot machines. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Or should he be selected on his versatility and his ability to fill any slot? Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was too big to fit in the slot and the bin was nearly full. The Sun (2010)Are they looking ahead to next year and more festival headline slots? The Sun (2011)Oscar-winning political drama that deserves a better slot in the schedules. The Sun (2009)Cheaper models with just one slot should be avoided. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Why then do slot machines feature prominently in so many communal areas? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Use a slotted spoon to scoop out the peel and vanilla pod and discard them. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You simply book a time slot and choose the treatment on arrival. The Sun (2013)Why has it finally slotted into place? The Sun (2013)They say they are restricted with their time slots. The Sun (2007)Changes that seemed too difficult to make will now slot into place. The Sun (2014)It turned out to be slot machines. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Use a slotted spoon to remove and drain. The Sun (2014)It would therefore be much easier to push a pound coin into a slot and be done with it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There weren't many spaces or slots for women. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Four months after his first open slot, he got his first headline slot. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The muscular Hall could just as easily slot into the front row. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some minor editing occurs, usually to fit different time slots. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And his fitted into a slot on his car 's dash and broadcast those tracks over the airwaves. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Riding high after her bravura last-minute headline slot at Glastonbury. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'slot'
British English: slot /slɒt/ NOUN
A slot is a narrow opening in a machine or container, for example a hole that you put coins in to make a machine work.
He dropped a coin into the slot and dialled the number.
- American English: slot
- Arabic: فَتْحَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: fenda
- Chinese: 狭槽
- Croatian: prorez
- Czech: otvor např. na mince
- Danish: sprække
- Dutch: sleuf
- European Spanish: ranura
- Finnish: rako
- French: fente
- German: Schlitz
- Greek: υποδοχή για αντικείμενο
- Italian: fessura
- Japanese: スロット
- Korean: 동전 구멍
- Norwegian: åpning
- Polish: szczelina
- European Portuguese: ranhura
- Romanian: fantă
- Russian: щель
- Spanish: ranura
- Swedish: öppning
- Thai: ช่องที่แคบและยาว
- Turkish: yuva konum
- Ukrainian: щілина
- Vietnamese: khe
British English: slot VERB
If you slot something into something else, or if it slots into it, you put it into a space where it fits.
He was slotting a CD into a CD player.
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