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1. jam

noun. ['ˈdʒæm'] preserve of crushed fruit.

Synonyms

  • conserve
  • preserve
  • strawberry preserves
  • strawberry jam
  • preserves

Antonyms

  • unblock
  • remember
  • ability
  • uncover

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Rhymes with Jam

  • vandamme
  • vandam
  • mclamb
  • mcclam
  • laflam
  • inghram
  • durham
  • t-lam
  • stram
  • sram
  • panam
  • mme
  • mcham
  • madame
  • kvamme
  • kvam
  • exam
  • dirlam
  • burcham
  • beacham
  • abram
  • wham
  • tram
  • swam
  • stamm
  • stam
  • spam
  • slam
  • siam
  • schramm

How do you pronounce jam?

Pronounce jam as ʤæm.

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Sentences with jam


1. Noun, singular or mass
Guava will make you forget all about the traditional strawberry or peach jam – and maybe even Nutella.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Improperly sized nails result in bent nails that jam the gun.

3. Verb, base form
Strawberry is a classic when it comes to jam.

Quotes about jam


1. I don't dislike rappers or hip-hop or people who like it. I went to the Def Jam tour in Manchester in the '80s when rap was inspirational. Public Enemy were awesome. But it's all about status and bling now, and it doesn't say anything to me.
- Noel Gallagher

2. A good science fiction story should be able to predict not the automobile but the traffic jam.
- Frederik Pohl

3. Blake took a small roll from the tray on the table, then put it back in favor of a larger one. And maybe a little butter. It certainly couldn't hurt. And jam...no, he drew the line at jam. She was a spy, after all.
- Julia Quinn, To Catch an Heiress

2. jam

verb. ['ˈdʒæm'] push down forcibly.

Synonyms

  • force

Antonyms

  • go on
  • activity

3. jam

verb. ['ˈdʒæm'] press tightly together or cram.

Synonyms

  • throng
  • crowd together
  • mob
  • pile
  • pack

Antonyms

  • activeness
  • beginning
  • attack
  • advantage

4. jam

verb. ['ˈdʒæm'] interfere with or prevent the reception of signals.

Synonyms

  • block
  • disrupt
  • blanket jam
  • barrage jam
  • interrupt
  • cut off
  • spot jam
  • point jam

Antonyms

  • disinfect
  • honor
  • fair
  • fair ball

5. jam

verb. ['ˈdʒæm'] crush or bruise.

Synonyms

  • contuse
  • crush

Antonyms

  • divest
  • untie
  • open up

6. jam

noun. ['ˈdʒæm'] deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems.

Synonyms

  • ECM
  • barrage jamming
  • spot jamming
  • selective jamming
  • electronic jamming
  • electronic countermeasures

Antonyms

  • let
  • natural object
  • unstuff
  • bring to

7. jam

noun. ['ˈdʒæm'] informal terms for a difficult situation.

Synonyms

  • difficulty
  • fix
  • muddle
  • dog's breakfast
  • mess
  • pickle
  • kettle of fish
  • dog's dinner

Antonyms

  • be well
  • stimulate
  • fragrant
  • inoffensive

8. jam

noun. ['ˈdʒæm'] a dense crowd of people.

Synonyms

  • crush
  • snarl-up
  • traffic jam
  • press

Antonyms

  • allow
  • permit
  • unbar
  • unfasten

9. jam

verb. ['ˈdʒæm'] block passage through.

Synonyms

  • obstruct
  • impede
  • block
  • block out
  • bar
  • barricade
  • suffocate
  • congest
  • stifle
  • block off
  • foul
  • obturate
  • occlude
  • clog up
  • clog
  • dam up
  • tie up
  • close up
  • dam
  • asphyxiate
  • stop
  • block up
  • hinder
  • choke
  • blockade
  • choke off
  • back up
  • earth up
  • screen
  • land up

Antonyms

  • free
  • untangled
  • legible
  • stay

10. jam

verb. ['ˈdʒæm'] crowd or pack to capacity.

Synonyms

  • stuff
  • jampack
  • ram
  • chock up
  • wad

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • male
  • begin
  • continue
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