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jammed

adjective

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1 containing or seeming to contain the greatest quantity or number possible
  • tour buses, jammed with eager sightseers, invariably stop at that spot

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2 firmly positioned in place and difficult to dislodge
  • this jammed door just won't budge

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jammed

verb
past tense of jam

Synonyms & Antonyms of jammed (Entry 2 of 2)

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 nightclub's 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 guest's picnic basket with an array of tempting foods

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4 to force one's way
  • several more people jammed into the bus even though there was hardly room to stand

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“Jammed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jammed. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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