Definition of cramming in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkramiNG/


The fraudulent practice of adding unauthorized charges to a customer’s phone bill.
Example sentences
  • Cramming occurs when a company places unauthorized, misleading or deceptive charges on your phone bill, and it happens all the time.
  • Cramming is when a company charges you through your telephone bill for extra services that you never agreed to buy.

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Syllabification: cram·ming

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