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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
This year in particular, my friends would be disappointed if I didn’t come through with ribbon-tied jars of my granola, warmly fragrant with cinnamon and cloves, and festive with dried cranberries and crystalized ginger.Homemade granola, with cranberry and ginger, is baked into my winter routine|Ellie Krieger|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
He twisted the jar open, handed me a toothpick, and motioned for me to fish out a hunk of cheese.
Repeat again, then wipe out the jar, thoroughly wipe down the chain, and leave the chain in a sunny location to dry for an hour.
Wait 5 to 10 minutes for the water and jars to cool slightly, then use the jar lifter to remove them one by one from the pot.
Use your jar lifter to carefully lift each jar into the pot.
The artificiality of the TV show, when paired with the growing intimacy between the cast members, was often jarringly surreal.The Surreal Genius of Bravo’s Rich Kids Docudrama ‘NYC Prep’|Amy Zimmerman|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They sign off—jarringly, with a forced smile, reminiscent of his December 2000 concession speech: “Hope to see you soon.”
Silverman's big break came with a cameo in 2005's The Aristocrats, when she told a jarringly bawdy version of the famous joke.
Jarringly, both Drew and Jill seemed complicit with the producers rather than with us, the patients.
Yet so convincingly does Sidibe play the part that meeting the actress for the first time is jarringly surreal.
What piece Of this state-wheel, which winds up Antoninus, Is broke, it runs so jarringly?The Plays of Philip Massinger|Philip Massinger
The answer sounded jarringly on the irritated nerves of the disappointed rival.Eugene Aram, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Prince Allegro's voice broke jarringly upon her recollections.The Title Market|Emily Post
On this scene of harmony and good-fellowship Mr. Saltzburg's chord intruded jarringly.Jill the Reckless|P. G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse
And then, as they neared the church, the clang of the bells burst forth loudly and jarringly.Vera Nevill|Mrs. H. Lovett Cameron