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    jar - Dictionary definition and meaning for word jar

    Definition
    (noun) a vessel (usually cylindrical) with a wide mouth and without handles Definition
    (noun) the quantity contained in a jar
    Synonyms : jarful
    Example Sentence
    • he drank a jar of beer
    Definition
    (noun) a sudden jarring impact
    Synonyms : jolt , jounce , shock
    Example Sentence
    • the door closed with a jolt
    • all the jars and jolts were smoothed out by the shock absorbers
    Definition
    (verb) be incompatible; be or come into conflict
    Synonyms : clash , collide
    Example Sentence
    • These colors clash
    Definition
    (verb) move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion
    Synonyms : jolt
    Definition
    (verb) shock physically
    Synonyms : bump around , shake up
    Example Sentence
    • Georgia was shaken up in the Tech game
    Definition
    (verb) affect in a disagreeable way
    Example Sentence
    • This play jarred the audience
    Definition
    (verb) place in a cylindrical vessel
    Example Sentence
    • jar the jam
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jar

jar is a utensil. the knocking of more jar makes a jarring sound.

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