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Synonyms for seam

joint

bursting at the seams

fall apart at the seams

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Synonyms for seam

a point or position at which two or more things are joined

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joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces

a stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit

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put together with a seam

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The 4,000-sq ft structure, originally built in 1928 for the Department of Public Works, was bulging at the seams.
Since she isn't bulging at the seams, that is okay with her.
Many others are bulging at the seams and chop off old records to remain within the limits of the 680 MB.
The January and July shows were bulging at the seams of Chicago's McCormick Place.
Between the first and the second miracle, bulging at the seams like the baggy monster it is, The Miracle Game piles in anecdotes and aperfus, disquisitions and diatribes, and a couple of meanders into foreign parts, one being contained in a long chapter called "The Final Solution," sixty-odd pages almost entirely detachable from the ostensible main story, from which we would notice no gap.
The system is bulging at the seams, but the record shows that it is the safest in the world and has never been safer," claims Transportation Secretary Skinner.
These systems are bulging at the seams as advances in medical imaging yield higher-resolution, larger-file pictures and doctors rely more on imaging to treat aging Baby Boomers and other patients.
It is not as though we are bulging at the seams with top-class strikers, and Armstrong already has two first-team starts with us.
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The hall was already bulging at the seams and as I attempted to check the price of a jungle gym style play mat it was swiftly taken out of my grasp by a mum-to-be.
Second Chance is full, its foster home network for cats is bulging at the seams, and having to accommodate additional cats and kittens on an emergency basis makes the job we're doing that much more difficult," Mrs.
THE month of June is bulging at the seams, events wise.
Now the Rev Hmar Sangkhuma is the first of what the Presbyterians say will be a number of Indian missionaries coming to Wales in a move they hope will see their chapels once again bulging at the seams - with worshippers rather than cut-price carpets.
Fittingly, the Theatre of Dreams was bulging at the seams with a 65,500 crowd providing the perfect backdrop for the emotional swansong.