cram

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1 cram /ˈkræm/ verb
crams; crammed; cramming
1 cram
/ˈkræm/
verb
crams; crammed; cramming
Learner's definition of CRAM
[+ object] : to fill (something) so that there is no room for anything else : to fill (something) completely
often used as (be) crammed
[+ object]
: to push or force (someone or something) into a space that is tight or crowded usually + into or in
see also cram in (below)
[no object] : to push or force yourself into a space that is tight or crowded usually + into
[no object] : to prepare for a test, exam, etc., by learning a lot of information quickly usually + for
[+ object] chiefly British : to prepare (someone) for a test, exam, etc., by teaching a lot of information quickly usually + for

cram in

[phrasal verb]
cram in (someone or something) or cram (someone or something) in
: to make a special effort to meet with (someone) or to do (something) although you are very busy
2 cram /ˈkræm/ noun
plural crams
2 cram
/ˈkræm/
noun
plural crams
Learner's definition of CRAM
[count] US
: a quick period of study in order to learn a lot of information quickly for a test, exam, etc. usually used before another noun
◊ A cram school is a school designed to help students prepare for exams and get into better schools.
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