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Spanish translation of “jam”


verb /dʒӕm/ (past tense, past participle jammed)
to crowd full The gateway to the embassy was jammed with angry protesters. to squeeze, press or wedge tightly or firmly He jammed his foot in the doorway. to stick and (cause to) be unable to move The door / lever has jammed. (of a radio station) to cause interference with (another radio station’s broadcast) by sending out signals on a similar wavelength The device can jam navigational signals. jam on to put (brakes etc) on with force and haste
frenar en seco, dar un frenazo
When the dog ran in front of his car he jammed on his brakes and skidded.
(Definition of jam from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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