Definition of ram


  • the most common computer memory which can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on; an integrated circuit memory chip allows information to be stored or accessed in any order and all storage locations are equally accessible. Synonyms: RAM, random access memory, random memory, random-access memory, read/write memory.
  • (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aries. Synonyms: Aries, Ram.
  • the first sign of the zodiac which the sun enters at the vernal equinox; the sun is in this sign from about March 21 to April 19. Synonyms: Aries, Aries the Ram, Ram.
  • a tool for driving or forcing something by impact.
  • uncastrated adult male sheep; "a British term is `tup'". Synonyms: tup.


  • strike or drive against with a heavy impact; "ram the gate with a sledgehammer", "pound on the door". Synonyms: pound, ram down.
  • force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically; "She rammed her mind into focus", "He drives me mad". Synonyms: drive, force.
  • undergo damage or destruction on impact; "the plane crashed into the ocean", "The car crashed into the lamp post". Synonyms: crash.
  • crowd or pack to capacity; "the theater was jampacked". Synonyms: chock up, cram, jam, jampack, wad.

Related words

rammer, toe, toenail.

Words nearby ram

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Rhymes with ram

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More information about ram

ram unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • ram is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 5 points
  • ram is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 5 points
  • ram is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 6 points
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