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jamming

verb
present participle of 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 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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“Jamming.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jamming. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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