Definitions for cramp

Definitions for (noun) cramp

Main entry: cramp, cramp iron

Definition: a strip of metal with ends bent at right angles; used to hold masonry together

Main entry: cramp

Definition: a clamp for holding pieces of wood together while they are glued

Main entry: muscle spasm, cramp, spasm

Definition: a painful and involuntary muscular contraction

Definitions for (verb) cramp

Main entry: cramp

Definition: suffer from sudden painful contraction of a muscle

Main entry: cramp

Definition: affect with or as if with a cramp

Main entry: halter, hamper, strangle, cramp

Definition: prevent the progress or free movement of

Usage: He was hampered in his efforts by the bad weather; the imperialist nation wanted to strangle the free trade between the two small countries

Main entry: cramp

Definition: secure with a cramp

Usage: cramp the wood

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