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jam

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1 a crowded mass (as of cars) that impedes or blocks movement

  • thousands of cars trying to leave the stadium's parking lot at the same time are sure to create a jam
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2 a difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape

  • the heavy rain puts us in a real jam: all of the preparations are for a garden wedding
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jam

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1 to fit (people or things) into a tight space

  • jammed his clothes into the already bulging hamper
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2 to prevent passage through by filling with something

  • firefighters found the nightclubʼs doorways jammed with trapped patrons
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3 to put into (something) as much as can be held or contained

  • the inn will jam a guestʼs picnic basket with an array of tempting foods
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4 to force oneʼs way

  • several more people jammed into the bus even though there was hardly room to stand
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