Übersetzung von “jam” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /dʒæm/ us /dʒæm/

A2 [ no plural ] a sweet food made from fruit, often eaten on bread

a jar of strawberry jam

also traffic jam a line of cars, trucks, etc. that are moving slowly or not moving

engarrafamento, congestionamento
We were stuck in a jam for hours.
verb uk /dʒæm/ us /dʒæm/ present participle jamming, past tense and past participle jammed

to push something somewhere firmly and tightly

She jammed her hands into her pockets.

If a machine or something that moves jams, or you jam it, it stops moving or working.

The paper keeps jamming in the machine.

to fill a place completely

The streets were jammed with cars.

(Übersetzung von “jam” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)