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Jam meaning

jam - 10 dictionary results

  1. 1. get stuck and immobilized; " the mechanism jammed"
  2. 2. push down forcibly; " The driver jammed the brake pedal to the floor"
  3. 3. See Jamb.
  4. 4. To press into a close or tight position; to crowd; to squeeze; to wedge in.
  5. 5. A mass of people or objects crowded together; also, the pressure from a crowd; a crush; as, a jam in a street; a jam of logs in a river.
  6. 6. An injury caused by jamming.
  7. 7. A preserve of fruit boiled with sugar and water; as, raspberry jam; currant jam; grape jam.
  8. 8. A kind of frock for children.
  9. 9. A conserve of fruit.
  10. 10. To squeeze closely.

jam - examples of usage

  1. Are you near a jam factory?
  2. Damsons make good jam, the colour being a dark rich red.
  3. She was glad that there was honey as well as jam for tea, and that she had not cut the cake before they came.
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