crammer


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cram

 (krăm)
v. crammed, cram·ming, crams
v.tr.
1. To force, press, or squeeze (something) into an insufficient or barely sufficient space; stuff.
2.
a. To feed a large amount of food to (an animal).
b. To fill (oneself or one's stomach, for example) with food.
v.intr.
1. To move into and fully occupy a space: The students crammed into the tiny classroom.
2. To study hastily for an impending examination: was up all night cramming for the history midterm.
n.
Hasty study for an imminent examination.

[Middle English crammen, from Old English crammian; see ger- in Indo-European roots.]

cram′mer n.

crammer

(ˈkræmə)
n
(Education) a person or school that prepares pupils for an examination, esp pupils who have already failed that examination
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crammer - a student who crams
educatee, pupil, student - a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
2.crammer - a teacher who is paid to cram students for examinations
private instructor, tutor, coach - a person who gives private instruction (as in singing, acting, etc.)
3.crammer - a special school where students are crammed
school - an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
4.crammer - a textbook designed for cramming
school text, schoolbook, text edition, textbook, text - a book prepared for use in schools or colleges; "his economics textbook is in its tenth edition"; "the professor wrote the text that he assigned students to buy"
Translations

crammer

[ˈkræməʳ] N (Scol) (= pupil) → empollón/ona m/f; (= teacher) → profesor(a) m/f (que prepara rapidísimamente a sus alumnos para los exámenes)

crammer

[ˈkræmər] n (British) (= school) → boîte f à bac

crammer

n (= tutor)Einpauker m; (= student)Büffler(in) m(f) (inf); (= book)Paukbuch nt; (= school)Paukschule f

crammer

[ˈkræməʳ] n (school) → istituto che prepara agli esami; (tutor) → insegnante m/f che cura la preparazione agli esami
References in classic literature ?
My good boys," exclaimed the crammer, "will one of you be kind enough to tell me what you've been doing, and what these gentlemen have been doing for you?
It wasn't like that boy to run either way," said the crammer, cocking a clear blue eye on me.
Until now the crammer had the centre of the stage, but at this point Raffles usurped a place which was always his at will.
said the crammer, relieving me of his eyes at last.
Then would he keep one eye upon a coach or crammer from the Circumlocution Office sitting below the bar, and smash the honourable gentleman with the Circumlocution Office account of this matter.
Like a crammer offering intensive revision classes before finals, No 10, Downing Street (office of the British prime minister) coordinated briefings over last week for MPs still uncertain about the prospective vote on military intervention in Syria against Daesh (the self-proclaimed Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant).
Bob Crammer had 7lb of roach and Steve Smith recorded a mixed catch of bream, roach and perch as well as the odd gudgeon At Derwent Reservoir, roach moved into the weeded areas to spawn, producing a dramatic upturn in the feeding patterns of some quality roach and bonus perch.
Sue Crammer, Rosemary's friend, said: "For many years she has been a true and good friend.
In February 2015, over 100 lawyers and executives from the creative industries joined us at our London offices for our annual Media Crammer know-how event.
Gulen, who is believed to have millions of followers in Turkey and runs private crammer schools around the world, has vehemently denied all the allegations against him.
HOYLANDSWAINE captain Michael Crammer (centre) proudly shows off the arrowselfdrive Sykes Cup as his victorious team celebrate beating Golcar in the final at |had been unable to start the previous week due to heavy rain.
Having scraped his School Certificate at a crammer in London, his parents hoped he would embark on a career, but all he wanted to do was write.