CRAM's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cram
Definition:
v. pack; force, press, or squeeze into an insufficient space
Example:
At its peak, a million people cram onto the streets over the two-day festival.
Sentence in Classic:
If you want to cram for anything, I should be troubled to recommend you to a better adviser than Loo Bounderby.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
I did, though: I vociferated curses enough to annihilate any fiend in Christendom; and I got a stone and thrust it between his jaws, and tried with all my might to cram it down his throat.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context
Releasing one of her arms, she put it down in her pocket to the elbow, and brought out some paper bags of cakes which she crammed into my pockets, and a purse which she put into my hand, but not one word did she say.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
They were a pretty, buxom quartette, so crammed into the carriage that their hoops and flounces overlapped and their parasols nudged and bumped together above their wide leghorn sun hats, crowned with roses and dangling with black velvet chin ribbons.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
She was learned, erudite, wise, competent, curiously proficient in history, crammed with Latin, stuffed with Greek, full of Hebrew, and more of a Benedictine monk than a Benedictine nun.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
No stockings hung at the fireplace, and for a moment she felt as much disappointed as she did long ago, when her little sock fell down because it was crammed so full of goodies.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
She discovered that most of the women in the government bureaus lived unhealthfully, dining on snatches in their crammed apartments.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
My plan is one for instilling high knowledge into empty minds without first cramming them with what has to be uncrammed again before true study begins.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context