- squeeze, bruise, Sw. krama to press. Cf.
1. To press, force, or drive, particularly in filling, or in
thrusting one thing into another; to stuff; to crowd; to
fill to superfluity; as, to cram anything into a basket;
to cram a room with people.
Their storehouses crammed with grain. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
He will cram his brass down our throats. --Swift. [1913 Webster]
2. To fill with food to satiety; to stuff. [1913 Webster]
Cram us with praise, and make us As fat as tame things. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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