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Synonyms for cram

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jam, jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad(verb)

    crowd or pack to capacity

    "the theater was jampacked"

    crash, mob, wad, pile, get up, swot, bone, force, obturate, pack, drive, swot up, crush, chock up, close up, grind away, block, impede, obstruct, bundle, jampack, ram down, ram, mug up, throng, bone up, pound, drum, compact, jam, occlude

  2. cram(verb)

    put something somewhere so that the space is completely filled

    "cram books into the suitcase"

    grind away, mug up, jam, swot up, get up, bone, bone up, drum, swot, wad, jampack, ram, chock up

  3. cram, grind away, drum, bone up, swot, get up, mug up, swot up, bone(verb)

    study intensively, as before an exam

    "I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam"

    prink, rise, prepare, stand up, bone up, ram, fancy up, deck out, elevate, uprise, jam, trick up, rig out, tog up, grind away, lift, deck up, drum, arise, swot up, gussy up, mug up, attire, dress up, swot, tog out, organise, beat, thrum, chock up, wad, raise, work up, trick out, get up, bone, turn out, bring up, devise, fig out, organize, jampack, overdress, debone, machinate, fig up

  4. cram(verb)

    prepare (students) hastily for an impending exam

    grind away, mug up, jam, swot up, get up, bone, bone up, drum, swot, wad, jampack, ram, chock up

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. cram

    stuff, choke, squeeze, ram, pack, gorge

    disgorge, vent, discharge, unload, unpack, eviscerate, empty, eliminate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cram(v. a.)

    stuff, gorge, glut, fill full, fill to repletion

  2. cram(v. a.)

    crowd, press, compress

  3. cram(v. n.)

    eat to satiety, eat greedily

  4. cram(v. n.)

    [Colloquial.] study for examination

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cram(v)

    compress, crowd, squeeze, press, impact

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How to use cram in a sentence?

  1. Christopher Barnes:

    There are 70 countries that practice daylight saving time, so you have millions of people suffering from sleep deprivation, we work and live in a culture that tries to cram in so much activity. Because of this, everything else suffers. I always tell my students that sleep makes everything better : your work, your life, your health and your relationships.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.

  3. Adam DeMartino:

    Part of the appeal of these units is that mushrooms are delicate in nature. When you cram them into boxes for shipping, it affects their quality, our idea was to keep them as fresh as possible by growing them right where people are buying them or eating them.

  4. William Shakespeare:

    You cram these words into mine ears against the stomach of my sense.

  5. Jang Su-han:

    There is strong demand for identity-related courses, as so many of us were too busy with cram schools to seriously think about what we want to do when were teenagers.

Translations for cram

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  • натъпквам се, блъсканица, наблъсквам, зубря, натъпквам, назубрям, преяждам, блъсканеBulgarian
  • pauken, büffeln, stopfenGerman
  • atestar, atiborrar, atracarSpanish
  • sulloa, päntätä, survominen, ahmia, ahtaminen, survoa, täyttää, tunkea, tunkeminen, ahtaa, sullominenFinnish
  • bosser, bourrer, bachoter, remplir, fourrer, foutre, gaver, crâne, truffer, remplissage, potasser, ficher, bâcler, farcir, bourrage, bâfrer, bûcher, emmancherFrench
  • रटनाHindi
  • 詰め込む, がり勉するJapanese
  • puru, whakapuruMāori
  • blokken, volproppen, stampenDutch
  • entupir-sePortuguese
  • îndesa, înghesuiRomanian
  • давка, сожрать, откормить, зубрить, запихнуть, вызубрить, набить, втиснуть, наедаться, зубрёжка, набивать, втискивать, толкотня, откармливать, пожирать, запихиватьRussian
  • 填满Chinese

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