cause to be constipated; "These foods tend to constipate you"
form a chemical bond with; "The hydrogen binds the oxygen"
bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise"
fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
secure with or as if with ropes; "tie down the prisoners"; "tie up the old newspapers and bring them to the recycling shed"
make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope; "The Chinese would bind the feet of their women"
wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
provide with a binding; "bind the books in leather"
stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
a spicy condiment made of chopped fruits or vegetables cooked in vinegar and sugar with ginger and spices
a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
to heal something or someone
provide a cure for, make healthy again; "The treatment cured the boy's acne";
prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve; "cure meats"
be or become preserved; "the apricots cure in the sun"
make (substances) hard and improve their usability; "cure resin"
make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
a determination of the place where something is; "he got a good fix on the target"
kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
an exemption granted after influence (e.g., money) is brought to bear; "collusion resulted in tax fixes for gamblers"
make fixed, stable or stationary; "let's fix the picture to the frame"
the act of putting something in working order again
decide upon or fix definitely; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug; "she needed a fix of chocolate"
take vengeance on or get even; "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"
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interfere with or prevent the reception of signals; "Jam the Voice of America"; "block the signals emitted by this station"
block passage through; "obstruct the path"
crush or bruise; "jam a toe"
crowd or pack to capacity; "the theater was jampacked"
get stuck and immobilized; "the mechanism jammed"
push down forcibly; "The driver jammed the brake pedal to the floor"
deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems
press tightly together or cram; "The crowd packed the auditorium"
preserve of crushed fruit
a dense crowd of people
informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
a solemn pledge of fidelity
a situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one; "finds himself in a most awkward predicament"; "the woeful plight of homeless people"
promise solemnly and formally; "I pledge that I will honor my wife"
give to in marriage
cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face"
cook in a marinade; "souse herring"
become drunk or drink excessively
immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate; "dip the garment into the cleaning solution"; "dip the brush into the paint"
the act of making something completely wet; "he gave it a good drenching"