Part of speech:
A difficult or embarrassing situation
A cucumber preserved in such a solution
An amount of food, as for a meal, course, or dish:
An opening or perforation:
A printing press.
The act of crushing or the pressure involved in crushing:
The extent or limit to which something is or can be spread:
The definition of a conserve is a jam made with multiple fruits and nuts or raisins.
(Informal) A spot advertisement or announcement
An embarrassing or difficult predicament.
Plight is a bad or unfortunate situation.
Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
A threatening or embarrassing position from which escape is difficult:
To form a heap or pile.
To fill up with items:
To gather, press, or move in a throng.
To compress into a wad:
To force, press, or squeeze (something) into an insufficient or barely sufficient space; stuff.
(Sports) To block an opponent
To close, shut, or block (a passage)
To impede is defined as to block or temporarily keep something from going forward.
To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
(Slang) To stop or defeat (an opponent) decisively
(Music) To press down (a string on a stringed instrument) on the fingerboard to produce a desired pitch.
To press in order to extract liquid, juice, etc.
To urge on; impel; press
To press, squeeze, or bind painfully:
To press, push, or squeeze
To press together.
To fill with obstructions or with thick, sticky matter; stop up; jam
To dent or mar.
(--- Obs.) To sort by sifting
To struggle or contend frantically in order to get something:
To supply what is specified by or required for:
To force one's way; press forward:
To come in rough contact while moving; push and shove:
(Computing) To read (data or a program) from a storage medium into computer memory.
The definition of predicament is a difficult or unpleasant situation.
(--- Informal) Sweet potatoes:
The definition of a quagmire is soft, wet ground or a complex and difficult situation with no easy solution.
A temporary stoppage or interruption of work, production, traffic, service, etc.
The act of stopping or the condition of being stopped; a halt:
A timely blessing or benefit:
A jelly sandal.
Fruit cooked with sugar to protect against decay or fermentation.
To embarrass; disconcert; abash
To fasten with or as with a bar
Find another word for jams. In this page you can discover 58 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for jams, like: kettles-of-fish, pickles, muddles, messes, holes, fixes, presses, crushes, troubles, binds and spreads.