Adjective "Jamming" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jamming


    Definition:

    1. to press, squeeze, or wedge tightly between bodies or surfaces, so that motion or extrication is made difficult or impossible: The ship was jammed between two rocks.

    2. to bruise or crush by squeezing: She jammed her hand in the door.

    3. to fill too tightly; cram: He jammed the suitcase with clothing.

    4. to press, push, or thrust violently, as into a confined space or against some object: She jammed her foot on the brake.

    5. to fill o

    Origin:
    jam

    Examples:

    "talks can be jamming."