Translation of jam in French:


Pronunciation: /dʒæm/


  • 5
    (also jam session)
    bœuf (m) [fam], jam-session (f)

vt (p prés etc -mm-)

  • 1to jam one's foot on the brake freiner à bloc
  • 2 (wedge) coincer the key's jammed la clé s'est coincée
  • 4
    (also jam up)
    cars jammed (up) the roads les routes étaient embouteillées

vi (p prés etc -mm-)

  • 1 [mechanism] s'enrayer; [lock, door] se coincer

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