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See definition of wedging on Dictionary.com
  • as injam
  • as inpack
  • as inram
  • as inset
  • as insqueeze
  • as instuff
  • as incompress
  • as incram
  • as infasten

synonyms for wedging

  • bear
  • bind
  • block
  • cease
  • clog
  • congest
  • cram
  • crowd
  • crush
  • elbow
  • force
  • halt
  • jostle
  • obstruct
  • pack
  • press
  • push
  • ram
  • squash
  • squish
  • stall
  • stick
  • stuff
  • tamp
  • throng
  • wad
  • wedge
  • jam-pack
  • bind
  • cram
  • crowd
  • lade
  • load
  • pile
  • squeeze
  • stuff
  • throng
  • arrange
  • charge
  • chock
  • choke
  • compress
  • condense
  • contract
  • heap
  • insert
  • jam
  • mob
  • press
  • push
  • ram
  • sardine
  • tamp
  • wedge
  • drive in
  • jam-pack
  • put away
  • ram in
  • thrust in
  • top off

antonyms for wedging

MOST RELEVANT
  • allow
  • clear
  • continue
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • loosen
  • open
  • pull
  • refuse
  • release
  • surrender
  • unblock
  • unfasten
  • untie
  • yield
  • release
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • increase
  • leave alone
  • lengthen
  • pull
  • stretch
  • allocate
  • dismantle
  • disperse
  • dispose
  • distribute
  • keep
  • maintain
  • unpack
  • untie
  • use
  • abstain
  • deprive
  • diet
  • dissatisfy
  • fast
  • repress
  • suppress
  • unload
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How to use wedging in a sentence

I'm also afraid it will put a wedge between my husband and me, the last thing we need when we are all stuck at home all the time because of covid-19.
CAROLYN HAX: MOTHER-IN-LAW CONSTANTLY DEMEANS HERCAROLYN HAXNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Jewishness is being used as a wedge in other underrepresented communities too, often in more formal communication channels.
IT’S 2020 AND ANTI-SEMITISM IS AN ELECTORAL TACTIC AGAINTATE RYAN-MOSLEYNOVEMBER 2, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Divide the fish and the tomatoes among the plates and serve with lemon wedges.
TURN COD INTO A SWOON-WORTHY SHEET-PAN MEAL WITH HERBY, SPICY BREAD CRUMBSELLIE KRIEGEROCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A wedge of relatively lightly affected countries extends from Finland southwards to the northern Balkans.
A MILLION DEATHS FROM CORONAVIRUS: SEVEN EXPERTS CONSIDER KEY QUESTIONSLGBTQ-EDITORSEPTEMBER 30, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Sometimes you just want a wedge that will prop up your books while you read in bed, without having to worry about stubbing a finger or falling asleep near the hard corners and sharp surfaces of a traditional lap desk.
CONVENIENT LAPTOP STANDS WITH ADJUSTABLE EASELSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMSEPTEMBER 23, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Once the boat lurched mightily, and Myra gave a frightened cry, wedging the child between her knees.
TESS OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
He found the hatchway too tight for comfort and had a moment of fear when his tool pack caught in the orifice, wedging him neatly.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING
He replaced the bar which he had wrested from the window; wedging it into its socket with a morsel or two of molten lead.
THE LONG NIGHTSTANLEY WEYMAN
A very large chapter of American history hinges on this wedging apart of Southwest and Northwest.
THE OLD NORTHWESTFREDERIC AUSTIN OGG
The narrow rail is secured by wedging the tenons from the outside edge in the ordinary manner.
WOODWORK JOINTSWILLIAM FAIRHAM
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