Noun(1) 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(2) (astrology(3) 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(4) a tool for driving or forcing something by impact(5) uncastrated adult male sheep
Verb(1) strike or drive against with a heavy impact(2) force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically(3) undergo damage or destruction on impact(4) crowd or pack to capacity
(1) Incidents whereby civilians try to ram convoy vehicles are on the rise.(2) The man stole two cars, smashed into two vehicles, attempted to ram Garda patrol cars, reversed back into a Garda motorcyclist and attempted to hijack another car before being captured.(3) The galley's major weapon was originally a ram on the water-line, used to hole enemy ships or to smash their oars.(4) So a bellwether is the head ram with a bell hung around its neck.(5) He says one man with a hoe ram on a Bobcat can break the same amount of concrete that two or three men could do with a jackhammer.(6) In the ensuing sea chase, the trawler collided with another French fishing boat, tried to ram HMS Alderney, and eventually hit the warship while cutting across her bows.(7) This idea was developed in 1820 by Thomas Burr, who produced a hydraulic press with a mandrel attached to the ram .(8) They were armed with a ram , relied on oars for propulsion and their deep v-shaped lower hulls had a significant advantage in speed and manoeuvrability.(9) The press consists of the die, a pressure cylinder, the ram , and a container which receives the preheated ingot, or billet, to be extruded.(10) He said since the trial someone had tried to ram his car and force him off the road.(11) I wanted to ram into other cars to show them they shouldn't drive so rudely.(12) A fearless milkman used his milk cart to ram into a robber's getaway car just minutes after being threatened with a gun.(13) The Virginia carried ten major guns (four in each broadside, one bow and one stern gun) and an iron ram .(14) Grasp the press body with your left hand, then lower the ram by pulling the lever with your right.(15) The view of my trunk blocked the view of the RV for the moment, but I knew it would ram into my car again if I didn't get over.(16) They all go home after killing a ram and renaming the mountain.