What does jarring mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term jarring:


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

  5. Origin: [See Jar.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. jarring

    The vibrations and tremblings occasioned in some steam-vessels by the machinery.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jarring in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jarring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5



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