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Noun
A wide-mouthed cylindrical container made of glass or pottery
“Check the seasoning, then spoon the paste into a jar and store it in the refrigerator.”
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A quivering or vibrating movement resulting from something being shaken or struck
“Just shy of the halfway point, the raft lurched with a sudden jar that nearly toppled most of the men.”
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A harsh grating sound
“He cried as he heard the jar of the street door as it closed.”
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A shock or misfortune
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A strike with a part of the body or an instrument
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Something that makes a strong impression because it is so unexpected
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Alcoholic beverage made from malted grain
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A ringing metallic sound
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Conflict or animosity caused by a clash of wills, temperaments, or opinions
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A violent confrontation
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Verb
To quiver or vibrate due to being shaken or struck
“Once again the aircraft was beginning to jolt and jar as it raced ahead faster and faster across the rocky terrain.”
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To knock or strike sharply, especially causing a vibrating movement
“He hit the container with a hammer, hoping he could jar it loose.”
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To be out of harmony, usually noticeably
“The bright orange of the walls jar with the light pastels of the furnishings.”
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To have an unpleasant or disturbing effect
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“The more you begin to jar on one another's nerves, the more you'll find yourself remembering the ease and freedom of the life you used to know.”
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To express different opinions about something often angrily
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“The two directors could never agree on anything and would constantly jar.”
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Make an unpleasant rasping sound
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Harass; pester
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To offend the moral feelings of
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Hit with a loud noise
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To be unlike or dissimilar
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Twist or strain (one's neck or back), causing painful stiffness
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To cause a pleasurable stimulation of the feelings
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