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Adjective
Firmly fixed in place or shut
“The rear door was jammed, making egress impossible.”
Adjective
(of a passage or opening) Blocked or obstructed
“The exhaust pipes were jammed with snow.”
Adjective
Packed or filled tightly
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“The small yard was jammed with two hundred spectators.”
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Ceasing to function
“After trudging up the stairs, Stallman would often find the printer was jammed, stuck in the middle of someone else's fifty-page print job.”
Adjective
Of small width in relation to length
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Firmly fixed, supported, or balanced
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Doing something or taking place after the expected, proper, or usual time
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Past tense for to crowd into
“A huge festive crowd would jam into her little apartment.”
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Past tense for to squeeze or pack tightly into a specified space
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“So there I was in LA, sitting on top of my suitcase, trying to jam one last piece of fabric into it.”
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Past tense for to become trapped or lodged in
“The paper would jam in the printer, get printed on multiple times, and be useless as a record.”
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Past tense for to block or clog up a space or opening
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“Cars filled with holidaymakers would jam the roads during the long weekend.”
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Past tense for to become, or cause to become, immobile or inoperable
“The vending machine will jam if someone tries to use foreign coins.”
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Past tense for to fill (a vehicle, ship, container, etc.) with a large amount of something
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Past tense for to move or proceed forward by force
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Past tense for to make or become rigidly fixed or immovable
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Past tense for to jam at a concert, get down
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Past tense for to improvise in the performance or practice of an art, especially by expanding on or making novel use of traditional themes
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Past tense for to stop operating or functioning
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Past tense for to squeeze together
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Formed a tailback
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Past tense for to obstruct or get in the way of an operation or process
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Past tense for to teem, or be overrun or overflowing with
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Past tense for to produce or make (something) from whatever is available
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Past tense for to fix or hold securely in place
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Past tense for to consume food hungrily or in a gluttonous manner
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Past tense for to become entangled or intertwined
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