jam-packed

jam-packed ADJECTIVE informal extremely crowded or full to capacity.

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  • jam-packed — adj [not before noun] informal full of people or things jam packed with ▪ The place was jam packed with tourists …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • jam-packed — index replete Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • jam-packed — adjective completely full …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • jam-packed — adjective filled to capacity a suitcase jammed with dirty clothes stands jam packed with fans a packed theater • Syn: ↑jammed, ↑packed • Similar to: ↑crowded * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • jam-packed — ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ with n If somewhere is jam packed, it is so full of people or things that there is no room for any more. [INFORMAL] His room was jam packed with fruit, flowers, gifts etc. Syn: packed …   English dictionary

  • jam-packed — adj. jam packed with * * * jam packedwith …   Combinatory dictionary

  • jam-packed — crowded, full The train that we took this morning was jam packed with people …   Idioms and examples

  • jam-packed — adjective informal full of people or things that are very close together (+ with): The square was jam packed with revellers celebrating the New Year …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • jam packed — Synonyms and related words: SRO, alive with, bloated, brimful, brimming, bristling, bulging, bursting, capacity, chock full, choked, chuck full, close, close knit, close textured, close woven, compact, compacted, compressed, concentrated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • jam-packed — adjective packed or filled tightly …   Wiktionary

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