11 Definitions of Ram

The meaning of the word ram, the definition of Ram:

n. - The male of the sheep and allied animals. In some parts of England a ram is called a tup.

n. - Aries, the sign of the zodiac which the sun enters about the 21st of March.

n. - The constellation Aries, which does not now, as formerly, occupy the sign of the same name.

n. - An engine of war used for butting or battering.

n. - In ancient warfare, a long beam suspended by slings in a framework, and used for battering the walls of cities; a battering-ram.

n. - A heavy steel or iron beak attached to the prow of a steam war vessel for piercing or cutting down the vessel of an enemy; also, a vessel carrying such a beak.

n. - A hydraulic ram. See under Hydraulic.

n. - The weight which strikes the blow, in a pile driver, steam hammer, stamp mill, or the like.

n. - The plunger of a hydraulic press.

v. t. - To butt or strike against; to drive a ram against or through; to thrust or drive with violence; to force in; to drive together; to cram; as, to ram an enemy's vessel; to ram piles, cartridges, etc.

v. t. - To fill or compact by pounding or driving.

The word "ram" uses 3 letters: A M R

Direct anagrams of ram:

arm mar

Words formed by adding one letter before or after ram, or to ram in any order:

a - maar mara   b - barm   c - cram marc   d - dram   e - mare ream   f - farm   g - gram   h - harm   i - amir mair rami rima   k - mark   l - marl   o - mora roam   p - pram ramp   s - arms mars rams   t - mart tram   u - arum mura   w - warm   y - army  

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am ar ma

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