Origin of jar1
Related formsjar·less, adjective
Definition for jar (2 of 3)
verb (used without object), jarred, jar·ring.
verb (used with object), jarred, jar·ring.
Origin of jar2
Related formsjar·ring·ly, adverbun·jarred, adjectiveun·jar·ring, adjective
Definition for jar (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for jar
[Laughs] I am definitely NOT playing anything like Jar Jar Binks!
It held aspirin, Sal Hepatica, cigarette papers and a Mason jar full of tobacco.Stanley Booth on the Life and Hard Times of Blues Genius Furry Lewis|Stanley Booth|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Olivia: At home, I found myself staring at a jar of snake venom skin product.
It was inspired by the short story “Mermaid in a Jar” by writer Sheila Heti, who spoke with Simmons for Interview magazine.
At the Met, jewels by JAR may be tacky junk, but they tell us about ourselves.
He drew back a little, first checking to see if the guard was watching, then he bent down and looked into the jar.The Egyptian Cat Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
Put this apparatus into a jar of water, and place the whole under a receiver.Endless Amusement|Unknown
Not to go over the preliminaries again, I did, when the proper time came, touch my tongue with the contents of the third jar.The Five Jars|Montague Rhodes James
Suppose that the cultivator goes every morning with a jar to carry off the stagnant water where it is productive of injury.Harmonies of Political Economy|Frdric Bastiat
The jar is made to rest upon the girdle of the bearer, while she supports it upon her back by one or both of the handles.