1. [ verb ] strike or drive against with a heavy impact
Synonyms: pound ram_down

"ram the gate with a sledgehammer" "pound on the door"

Related terms: thrust hammer
2. [ verb ] force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically
Synonyms: drive force run

"She rammed her mind into focus" "He drives me mad"

Related terms: thrust toe hammer_in screw drive_home drive drive campaign
3. [ verb ] undergo damage or destruction on impact
Synonyms: crash

"the plane crashed into the ocean" "The car crashed into the lamp post"

Related terms: collide collision
4. [ noun ] (computer science) the most common computer memory which can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on; an integrated circuit memory chip allows information to be stored or accessed in any order and all storage locations are equally accessible
Synonyms: random-access_memory random_memory read/write_memory random_access_memory
Related terms: memory volatile_storage RAM_disk buffer
5. [ noun ] (astronomy) the first sign of the zodiac which the sun enters at the vernal equinox; the sun is in this sign from about March 21 to April 19
Synonyms: Aries_the_Ram Aries
Related terms: sign_of_the_zodiac
6. [ verb ] crowd or pack to capacity
Synonyms: cram jampack chock_up wad pack jam

"the theater was jampacked"

Related terms: stuff cram
7. [ noun ] a tool for driving or forcing something by impact
Related terms: tool battering_ram rammer head force
8. [ noun ] (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aries
Synonyms: aries
Related terms: person astrology
9. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 21968
10. [ noun ] (zoology) uncastrated adult male sheep
Synonyms: tup

: "a British term is `tup'"

Related terms: sheep horn
Similar spelling:   Rahm