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Origin of jar1
OTHER WORDS FROM jarjarless, adjective
Definition for jar (2 of 3)
verb (used without object), jarred, jar·ring.
verb (used with object), jarred, jar·ring.
Origin of jar2
OTHER WORDS FROM jarjar·ring·ly, adverbun·jarred, adjectiveun·jar·ring, adjective
Definition for jar (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for jar
Those mushrooms became a portal to my hometown, a culinary object so emotionally resonant, so distinct from the food I bought at my grocery store in California, that I always longed to forage and conserve a jar of my own.
Place the duck on a cutting board, then drain the rendered fat into a heatproof jar.Orange-sriracha glazed duck and roasted fruit are a stunning sheet-pan dinner combination|Olga Massov|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
Ultraviolet and other forms of light can be very damaging to foods, especially those in clear packaging like jars and see-through plastic bags.How to stock your pantry to endure a long, uncertain winter|By Tim MacWelch/Outdoor Life|November 9, 2020|Popular Science
Drain the degreaser into a waste container—you’ll notice some oily residue and metal shavings from the manufacturing process in the degreaser and coating the jar.
I used a jar of olives, but I’m sure you can come up with something better.The one ingredient you need to clean the dishwasher and four other gross household items|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 5, 2020|Popular Science
Is it somehow jarring to some people that the father who spoke these words is not black but white?The NY Police Union’s Vile War with Mayor De Blasio|Michael Tomasky|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In comparison, “Ring Off” is almost jarring in its more cooled down, island vibe.Beyonce’s New “7/11” and “Ring Off” Will Give You Reason to Live (And Dance)|Kevin Fallon|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Dalia and Perl view Hasidic Judaism with an open-mindedness that is jarring to outsiders—and likely their peers.The Sisterhood of Bulletproof Stockings: It’s Ladies’ Night for Hasidic Rockers|Emily Shire|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
However, their work is certainly jarring for the modern mind.
A 36-story tower designed by Rafael Vinoly nicknamed the “walkie-talkie” curves outward as it rises, ungainly and jarring.Imagining Prince Charles as King Makes All of Britain Wish They Could Leave Like Scotland|Clive Irving|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lessard uttered the command evenly, without a jarring note, his tone almost a duplicate of MacRae's.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
A body fell stiffly into the room, struck the carpet with a dull, jarring sound.
How should one understand that the tones which seemed so harsh and jarring belonged in truth to a very code of sprightliness?A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
With jarring suddenness, a terrific shudder throbbed the length of the C-49, rattling the loose articles on the desk nearby.Spacewrecked on Venus|Neil R. Jones
A jarring crash that all but threw the men of the first crews from their feet, and the Death Trail had been met.The White Desert|Courtney Ryley Cooper