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noun as in troublesome situation

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Koslow had faced criticism earlier in the summer for serving moldy jam at her restaurant, allegedly taking credit for other people’s recipes, and hiding an illegal kitchen space from the health department.

From Eater

Many of these worker bees weren’t looking for electronic jams or Gregorian chants.

In early April, during that brief phase when lockdown felt more like an unexplored alien planet than the inescapable traffic jam it soon became, I called Japan’s biggest karaoke operators to see what they made of it all.

From Ozy

That weekend and Monday saw 10-hour traffic jams to cross the border, the Union-Tribune reports.

However, if that is your jam and a wall with a hole in it somewhere awaits you, have at it.

From Ozy

Most Cacophony events were one-off affairs, just enough to jam the culture a bit before moving on.

The rears of planes are becoming hell with smaller, harder seats to jam as many passengers in as possible.

Like Jolly, most of the women raced other motorized vehicles before making it into Monster Jam.

In 2015, Monster Jam will have a fleet of eight female drivers.

When my British husband insisted that what he truly wanted for his birthday was to see a Monster Jam Truck show, I cringed inside.

He became the low-born, petty tradesman, using the language of the hands of his jam factory.

The system would be perfect for the mellowing of port or madeira, but when it is applied to plum and apple jam or, when 18 pr.

I dont think much of this jam pie, complained Chet, holding up a wedge that he had taken from his sisters basket.

A river a hundred feet in width was crossed by a convenient jam of logs and trees.

If anybody else offered him a bigger piece, or more jam, he would very quickly leave me.


On this page you'll find 183 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jam, such as: bind, box, corner, difficulty, dilemma, and fix.

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