jam together

jam someone or something together

to pack people or things close together. The usher jammed everybody together so more people could be seated. Don't just jam the boxes together! Sort them out first.
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jam something together

to assemble something hastily or carelessly. The fragile contents were just jammed together in one box and everything was broken. The thing was just jammed together with no care at all.
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They swarmed up in front of Sherburn's palings as thick as they could jam together, and you couldn't hear yourself think for the noise.
He said: "If the pilot was ejected from the aircraft, two shackles would not release from one another and would jam together and the main parachute would not deploy.
If the pilot was ejected from the Hawk aircraft, two shackles would not release from one another and would jam together, and the main parachute would not deploy.
Both being singers, Guidicelli said they actually jam together.
6 Mash the remaining icing sugar and jam together to make a smooth icing and drizzle on top.
FOR THE CAKE Jam together 2 six-inch sponge cakes then, using the green buttercream and a palette knife, coat the sides and top of the cake.
The rock band, that also dives into funk and electrified blues, is made-up of six young girls who just love to jam together.
The mother-of-five said: "My children and I love to cook and we have cooked jam together before as a family and then given it to our friends.
We tend to jam together, and once the lyrics come in we multiply the experience with guitars, drums and other instruments.
Even when leading cast members joined Tim backstage and suggested they jam together - Tim remained oblivious.
The premise of the collaboration was thus - Tim Burgess (Charlatans), Mark King (Level 42), Bernard Butler (Suede), tropical popstress Hollie King, singer/songwriter Mary Epworth, and our own Natalie McCool would jam together, each taking turns at the mic.
Just as a bookshelf can jam together wildly different books, each book a small box opening onto a different world, so seemed the buildings of my city: every row of houses and shops brought near many kinds of abundance, opened onto many mysteries: crack houses, zen centers, gospel churches, tattoo parlors, produce stores, movie palaces, dim sum shops.
We were in school together, we all grew up with music and one day while out we were talking and decided to have a jam together and it worked.
Drivers stuck in the jam together can't see very far ahead; it just looks like more of the same forever.
Me and Kelly used to jam together way back when and I'd always stayed in touch with him," says Beynon, from Aberdare.