verb (used with object), jammed, jam·ming.
- to interfere with (radio signals or the like) by sending out other signals of approximately the same frequency.
- (of radio signals or the like) to interfere with (other signals).
verb (used without object), jammed, jam·ming.
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Definition for jam (2 of 3)
Origin of jam2
OTHER WORDS FROM jamjamlike, jammy, adjective
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How to use jam in a sentence
Most Cacophony events were one-off affairs, just enough to jam the culture a bit before moving on.Before the Bros, SantaCon Was as an Anti-Corporate Protest|David Freedlander|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The rears of planes are becoming hell with smaller, harder seats to jam as many passengers in as possible.Flying Coach Is the New Hell: How Airlines Engineer You Out of Room|Clive Irving|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like Jolly, most of the women raced other motorized vehicles before making it into Monster Jam.
In 2015, Monster Jam will have a fleet of eight female drivers.
When my British husband insisted that what he truly wanted for his birthday was to see a Monster Jam Truck show, I cringed inside.
He became the low-born, petty tradesman, using the language of the hands of his jam factory.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The system would be perfect for the mellowing of port or madeira, but when it is applied to plum and apple jam or, when 18 pr.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
I dont think much of this jam pie, complained Chet, holding up a wedge that he had taken from his sisters basket.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
A river a hundred feet in width was crossed by a convenient jam of logs and trees.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
If anybody else offered him a bigger piece, or more jam, he would very quickly leave me.Digby Heathcote|W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for jam (1 of 3)
verb jams, jamming or jammed
Derived forms of jamjammer, noun
Word Origin for jam
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Idioms and Phrases with jam
see under get in a bind.