Meaning of RAM in English


Function: verb

Inflected Form: rammed ; ram · ming

Etymology: Middle English rammen, probably from ram, noun

Date: 14th century

intransitive verb

1 : to strike with violence : CRASH

2 : to move with extreme rapidity

transitive verb

1 : to force in by or as if by driving

2 a : to make compact (as by pounding) b : CRAM , CROWD

3 : to force passage or acceptance of < ram home an idea>

4 : to strike against violently

– ram · mer noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.