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Definition of jammu

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1. jam [ n ] preserve of crushed fruit

Used in print:

(William Maxwell, The Chateau....)

Several sections of a loaf of dark_bread ; butter ; jam ; a tiny cake of ice .

Synonyms jam Related Terms conserve strawberry_jam

2. jam [ v ] press tightly together or cram
Examples: "The crowd packed the auditorium"

Used in print:

(Whit Masterson, Evil Come, Evil Go....)

`` Skolman 's jammed in every table he could find .

Synonyms pile throng jam pack mob Related Terms crowd batch multitude

3. jam [ v ] interfere with or prevent the reception of signals
Examples: "Jam the Voice of America" "block the signals emitted by this station"

Used in print:

(Glenn Infield, "America's Secret Poison Gas Tragedy"...)

It was `` window '' - the tinsel paper dropped by bombers to jam radar sets , to fill the scope with hundreds of blips that would seem to be approaching bombers .

Synonyms block jam Related Terms interrupt spot_jam barrage_jam blanket_jam point_jam jamming

4. jam [ v ] crush or bruise
Examples: "jam a toe"

Used in print:

(The Sun, [Baltimore]...)

He jammed it this spring and has had to rest it , but he says the old injury has n't bothered him .

Synonyms jam crush Related Terms bruise

5. jam [ v ] push forcibly, as of brakes
Examples: : "The driver jammed the brake pedal to the floor"

Used in print:

(The Christian Science Monitor...)

In Chicago , the driver cut_out would likely jam his gas pedal to the floor in an effort to force the other car back .

Synonyms jam Related Terms push

6. jam [ v ] crowd or pack to capacity
Examples: "the theater was jampacked"

Synonyms cram jampack chock_up ram wad pack jam Related Terms stuff cram

7. jam [ v ] get stuck and immobilized
Examples: "the mechanism jammed"

Synonyms jam Related Terms malfunction

8. jam [ n ] informal terms for a difficult situation
Examples: "he got into a terrible fix" "he made a muddle of his marriage"

Synonyms fix mess muddle jam pickle kettle_of_fish hole Related Terms difficulty dog's_breakfast

9. jam [ v ] eat until one is sated
Examples: "He filled up on turkey"

Synonyms fill stuff jam cram fill_up Related Terms eat gorge

10. jam [ v ] block passage through
Examples: "obstruct the path"

Synonyms obstruct impede occlude block close_up obturate jam Related Terms free impede barricade clog blockade dam suffocate tie_up barricade barricade screen land_up obstruction blocking obturator obstruction

11. jam [ n ] a dense crowd of people

Synonyms crush press jam Related Terms crowd traffic_jam press

12. jam [ n ] deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems

Synonyms electronic_jamming jam jamming Related Terms electronic_countermeasures spot_jamming barrage_jamming

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