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  Words related to jam

Related / Similar Words: jamming, electronic jamming, crush, press, fix, hole, mess, muddle, pickle, kettle of fish, block, obstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, close up, jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad, throng, mob, pack, pile

 

Definition:
  • deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems;
  • preserve of crushed fruit;
  • a dense crowd of people;
  • informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage";
  • interfere with or prevent the reception of signals; "Jam the Voice of America"; "block the signals emitted by this station";
  • block passage through; "obstruct the path";
  • crush or bruise; "jam a toe";
  • crowd or pack to capacity; "the theater was jampacked";
  • get stuck and immobilized; "the mechanism jammed";
  • push down forcibly; "The driver jammed the brake pedal to the floor";
  • press tightly together or cram; "The crowd packed the auditorium";

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    Hyponyms: barrage jamming, spot jamming, selective jamming, strawberry jam, strawberry preserves, traffic jam, snarl-up, dog's breakfast, dog's dinner, barrage jam, point jam, spot jam, blanket jam, blockade, block off, barricade, barricado, suffocate, stifle, asphyxiate, choke, tie up, dam, dam up, screen, block out, land up, earth up, block, stop, block up, bar, clog, choke off, clog up, back up, congest, foul

     

    Grouped Verbs: cram

     

    Derivational Morphology: block, press, jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad, jamming, electronic jamming, blocking, interference, blockage, closure, occlusion, obstruction, obstructor, obstructer, impediment, impedimenta, obturator, batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, whole lot, whole slew, crush, mound, cumulus, mob, rabble, rout, multitude, throng, concourse

     

    Language Translations:
    Croatian: džem   Finnish: hillo  
    French: confiture   German: Marmelade  
    Greek: μαρμελάδα   Italian: marmellata  
    Japanese: ジャム   Norwegian: syltetøy  
    Polish: dżem   Portuguese: geléia  
    Russian: мармелад   Spanish: mermelada  
     
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