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Translation of "jam" - English-Spanish dictionary

jam

verb /dʒӕm/ ( past tense, past participle jammed)
to crowd full abarrotar The gateway to the embassy was jammed with angry protesters.
to squeeze, press or wedge tightly or firmly embutir, meter a la fuerza He jammed his foot in the doorway.
to stick and (cause to) be unable to move atrancarse 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 bloquear The device can jam navigational signals.
jam on phrasal verb
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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