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.
NAUNDERO -- "We want justice for Zainab Ansari" was the slogan of little male and female students of Oxford Public School and Galaxy Crammer School of Madeji town of Shikarpur district, located near here on Saturday.
A crammer can assist the flow of certain polymers into the extruder.
It is set in a French grammar crammer as a group of young English diplomats arrive to brush up their language skills.
For example, there's CARAPACE, PAMPERER, PEPPERER, REAPPEAR, CRAMMER, CREAMER, PAPERER and PREPARE, as well as many shorter words.
Cleveland did pull a goal back with a well-taken free-kick in the top corner from Sarah Crammer before half- time - but Northumberland went into the break sitting on a 4-1 lead.
Crammer and Lee [7] proposed a new family of online learning algorithms based upon constraining the velocity flow over a distribution of weight vectors.
I was a crammer, one of those people who didn't pay enough attention during the year then realised they had 48 hours to learn a full course prior to exam time.