Definitions for jarring

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jarring(adj)

    making or causing a harsh and irritating sound

    "the jarring noise of the iron gate scraping on the sidewalk"

Wiktionary

  1. jarring(Noun)

    An act of jarring (in any sense).

    The jarring of peaches took place at the end of the season.

  2. jarring(Adjective)

    That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. jarring

    of Jar

  2. Jarring(adj)

    shaking; disturbing; discordant

  3. Jarring(noun)

    a shaking; a tremulous motion; as, the jarring of a steamship, caused by its engines

  4. Jarring(noun)

    discord; a clashing of interests


Translations for jarring

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

jarring(adjective)

startling or harsh

The orange curtains with the purple carpet had a jarring effect.

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