Definitions for "Jam "
Keywords:  crowd, pectin, jelly, crush, cram
To press into a close or tight position; to crowd; to squeeze; to wedge in; to cram; as, rock fans jammed the theater for the concert.
To crush or bruise; as, to jam a finger in the crack of a door.
To crowd together; -- usually used with together or in; as, fifty people jammed into a conference room designed for twenty.
Keywords:  wedge, stuck, crack, climb, twedge
To become stuck so as not to function; as, the copier jammed again.
Both a verb and a noun. The means of locking fingers, hands or toes in a crack to afford progress.
get stuck and immobilized; "the mechanism jammed"
A malfunction of a firearm that prevents the action from operating; may be caused by faulty parts, ammunition, improper maintenance or improper use of the firearm.
malfunction which locks up the gun so badly that tools are required in order to fix it. Sometimes used to denote a simple malfunction, but many people do make a distinction between a complete jam and a simple malfunction. Yes, revolvers can jam. They rarely have minor malfunctions. When they do, the problem is often ammunition-related and a second pull of the trigger is the usual cure. If a second pull of the trigger does not clear up the problem, a trip to the gunsmith may be needed. As most people know, such problems are extremely rare, but they can happen.
Tukkeuma Kläm A sudden stop in printing. This is a problem in paper feeding, transfer and delivery in sheet printing methods and also can happen in folder unit of a web press. Paper curling and cockling due liquid absorption and drying are problems seen in digital printing methods and with light papers in sheet-fed offset.
Keywords:  musician, ayafor, aram, tonight, hey
To play an instrument in a jam session.
a get-together of musicians. each participant brings their favourite instrument and plays as part of an ensemble. jamming is often improvised. "Hey, there's a jam going on tonight at Aram and Ayafor's place!" "Hey, you play bass? We should get together and jam."
Musician's slang for a session of improvising.
Jam (Urdu: جام) is a Baloch tribe settled in Balochistan, Pakistan.They speak balouchi and sindhi.Big number of Jam live in Sindh too.The current Chief Minister of Balouchistan is Jam Yousif,he is Sardar and head of his Tribe
To block or obstruct by packing too much (people or objects) into; as, shoppers jammed the aisles during the fire sale.
To play the last tile in a suit and leave that suit exposed on all ends of the tableau. This blocks the game.
To play a domino tile that causes the game to become blocked such that none of the players may make a legal play. You should be quite certain that your team has fewer pips than the opponents before making this play.
To interfere with (a radio signal) by sending other signals of the same or nearby frequency; as, the Soviets jammed Radio Free Europe broadcasts for years during the cold war.
interfere with or prevent the reception of signals; "Jam the Voice of America"; "block the signals emitted by this station"
To intentionally or maliciously interference with another radio signal.
Français : Embouteillage Deutsch : Zähfliessender Verkehr See also : Congestion
Keywords:  dunk, slam
same as slam dunk
To hit the ball at or near the opponent's body, forcing an awkward or weak return.
Forcing the ball high into the pocket.
Usually means that you are trying to force the ball higher into the pocket; can also mean a very solid pocket hit.
When a hitter gets a pitch near his hands, he is "jammed." Also when a pitcher gets himself in trouble, he is in a "jam."
If you dream of eating jam you will suffer embarrassment at the hands of a woman through no fault of your own.
"Jam" was a 1992 single by Michael Jackson from his album Dangerous. The single was re-released in 2006 as part of Jackson's Visionary - The Video Singles collection.
A pot in which several players are raising and reraising.
To move all-in in a no-limit (or pot-limit) game.
To make the hand you are hoping to draw to. Raise aggressively or bet all of ones chips in a no limit game or to bet the maximum in a limit game.
Keywords:  spinnakers, jib, main
Keywords:  dynamited, snagged, pried, loose, river
A Jam was caused when logs snagged and piled up on river drive. Often requiring to be pried or dynamited loose.
A difficult situation; as, he got himself into a jam.
informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
Keywords:  preempt, slang
(slang) preempt.
To disrupt communications.
deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems
Keywords:  untie, fast, riding, hard, tight
a period of hard, fast riding.
To draw up into a tight knot that is hard to untie
Riding fast and hard.
Keywords:  unplaced, merit, ribbon, dog, excellent
Judges' Award of Merit: a green ribbon given to any unplaced dog for excellent work.
Keywords:  frock, children, kind
A kind of frock for children.
Keywords:  nonfunctional, try, drawer, pick, dance
To cause to become nonfunctional by putting something in that blocks the movement of a part or parts; as, he jammed the drawer by putting in too many loose papers; he jammed the lock by trying to pick it.
a time for people to try their contact skills, to just dance with a number of partners
Keywords:  adaptec, toast, formerly, disc, writes
Adaptec's popular recordable CD Audio software which writes a Red Book audio disc from computer audio files. Formerly known as Toast CD-DA.
Keywords:  thru, swing, cat, surely, swell
(1) (n) improvised swing music. Ex. "that's swell jam". (2) (v) to play such music. Ex. "That cat surely can jam".
The narrow piece of molding that stops a Door from swinging thru a Door casing
Keywords:  forcibly, pedal, brake, push, driver
push down forcibly; "The driver jammed the brake pedal to the floor"
Literally, cup. Conscious union with God. God-realization. -Sufi. (1a)
Keywords:  aback, laid, sails, bring, half
To bring (a vessel) so close to the wind that half her upper sails are laid aback.
BSA National Jamboree. The two digit number that follows indicates the year of the Jamboree.
A term used in the mid-twentieth century to denote straight people.
Jam is a make replacement that makes building simple things simple and building complicated things manageable. Jam runs on over 50 platforms and most Jamfiles are themselves portable. Jam also handles header file dependencies automatically, and on-the-fly.
Keywords:  festival, huge, best, event, non
BEST Jamboree A huge non-informal event for BEST members (festival)
Keywords:  sill, comprises, left, head, window
The fixed part of a window. Comprises of a right and left side, a head and sill.
Keywords:  recipes, information
more information - recipes
Java Application Manager Another name for the AMS (application management software).
Keywords:  minute
Just A Minute
Keywords:  traffic, see
See traffic jam
Keywords:  fight, run, sex
1) v. To fight or run away. 2) To have sex.
Keywords:  injury, caused
An injury caused by jamming.
Keywords:  see
See Jamb.