It jams a website with thousands of requests, effectively overloading the server so that it is inaccessible to the public.
The rock-clad town is now famous for meat products like chorizo, along with olive oil, almonds, and jams.
Jersey Turnpike (v.)—to perform a dance move in which one jams his/her rear end against a man's crotch and then bends over.
Besides the weekly rehearsals at the Elks Lodge, Azinger jams with men and women at the local retirement home.
These the Mexicans and Indians eat when ripe, and the natives make a most palatable syrup from the jams or conserves.
If I get nearer to the wall she jams me up till I am as thin as a thread-paper.
He knew how to use the water, how to recognise the key log of jams, where to place his men—in short, he could get out the logs.
Accordingly, a knot is no knot at all if it jams or if it slips.
After a search, some one would exclaim, "Here is the piece that jams her!"
The preparation of jams and jellies is based upon that fact.
"to press tightly," also "to become wedged," 1706, of unknown origin, perhaps a variant of champ (v.). Of a malfunction in the moving parts of machinery, by 1851. Sense of "cause interference in radio signals" is from 1914. Related: Jammed; jamming. The adverb is recorded from 1825, from the verb.
"fruit preserve," 1730s, probably a special use of jam (v.) with a sense of "crush fruit into a preserve."
"a tight pressing between two surfaces," 1806, from jam (v.). Jazz meaning "short, free improvised passage performed by the whole band" dates from 1929, and yielded jam session (1933); but this is perhaps from jam (n.1) in sense of "something sweet, something excellent." Sense of "machine blockage" is from 1890, which probably led to the colloquial meaning "predicament, tight spot," first recorded 1914.
v. jammed, jam·ming, jams
To block, congest, or clog.
To crush or bruise.
: Jam bands do have styles
[all senses have some relation to the asi notion of squeezing or crushing so as to make jam]
A heterosexual man
[1970s+ Homosexuals; said to be fr just a man]