There are 2 translations of jam in German:


Pronunciation: /dʒæm/

v.t. (-mm-)

v.i. (-mm-)

  • 1 (become wedged) sich verklemmen


  • 1 (crush, stoppage) Blockierung
  • 2 [infml] (dilemma) be in a jam in der Klemme stecken [ugs.]

Phrasal verbs

jam ˈon

v.t. jam the brakes [full] on [voll] auf die Bremse steigen [ugs.]

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