Definitions for yammerˈyæm ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

yam•mer*ˈyæm ər

  1. (v.i.)to whine or complain.

    Category: Informal

  2. to talk loudly and persistently.

    Category: Informal

  3. (v.t.)to utter clamorously and persistently, esp. in complaint.

    Category: Informal

  4. (n.)the act or noise of yammering.

    Category: Informal

* Informal..

Origin of yammer:

1275–1325; < MD jam(m)eren, r. OE gēomrian to complain, der. of gēomor sad, c. OS, OHG jāmar

yam′mer•ing•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. howl, wrawl, yammer, yowl(verb)

    cry loudly, as of animals

    "The coyotes were howling in the desert"

  2. whine, grizzle, yammer, yawp(verb)

    complain whiningly

Wiktionary

  1. yammer(Noun)

    The act or noise of yammering.

  2. yammer(Noun)

    A loud noise.

  3. yammer(Noun)

    One who yammers.

  4. yammer(Verb)

    To complain peevishly.

  5. yammer(Verb)

    To talk loudly and persistently.

  6. yammer(Verb)

    To repeat on and on, usually loudly or in complaint.

  7. yammer(Verb)

    To make an outcry; to clamor.

  8. Origin: Probably from jammeren cognate and reinforced by yeoumeren, from geomrian, from geomor possibly imitative in origin and akin to German Jammer.

Freebase

  1. Yammer

    Yammer, Inc. is a freemium enterprise social network service that was launched in 2008 and sold to Microsoft in 2012. Yammer is used for private communication within organizations or between organizational members and pre-designated groups, making it an example of enterprise social software. It originally launched as an enterprise microblogging service and now has applications on several different operating systems and devices. Access to a Yammer network is determined by a user's Internet domain, so only those with appropriate email addresses may join their respective networks.

CrunchBase

  1. Yammer

    Yammer (www.yammer.com) is an Enterprise Social Network that brings together employees, content, conversations, and business data in a single location. Built for the entrprise and loved by users, Yammer empowers employees to be more productive by enabling them to collaborate in real-time across departments, geographies, and business applications. Employees can create groups to collaborate on projects and share and edit documents. It is a new way of working that fosters team collaboration, employee engagement, and business transformation.The service can be accessed through the web, desktop, and mobile devices including iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone, Android, and Blackberry, enabling a “virtual office” that employees can plug into while on-the-go. Additionally, Yammer can be easily integrated with other systems such as Microsoft SharePoint, creating a social layer across all enterprise applications.With a Freemium model, Yammer enables employees to voluntarily adopt the service. A premium version is available to paying customers and includes additional administrative and security controls, integration with other applications, priority customer service, and a dedicated customer success manager. More than 7 million users, including employees from 85 percent of the Fortune 500, have adopted Yammer’s Software-as-a-Service solution.

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