jarring

  • 1 Jarring — Jar ring n. 1. A shaking; a tremulous motion; as, the jarring of a steamship, caused by its engines. [1913 Webster] 2. Discord; a clashing of interests. Endless jarrings and immortal hate. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Jarring — Jar ring, a. [See {Jar.}] Shaking; disturbing; discordant. A jarring sound. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 jarring — index inapplicable, inapposite, inapt, incongruous, inconsistent, inept (inappropriate), repugnant ( …

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  • 4 jarring — jar|ring [ dʒarıŋ ] adjective 1. ) surprising or slightly shocking: The only jarring note was the presence of his ex wife. 2. ) making your body move suddenly and unexpectedly: a jarring thud 3. ) a jarring noise is unpleasant and starts suddenly …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 jarring — UK [ˈdʒɑːrɪŋ] / US [ˈdʒɑrɪŋ] adjective 1) surprising, or slightly shocking The only jarring note was the presence of his ex wife. 2) making your body move suddenly and unexpectedly a jarring thud 3) a jarring noise is unpleasant and starts… …

    English dictionary

  • 6 jarring — Ⅰ. jar [1] ► NOUN 1) a wide mouthed cylindrical container made of glass or pottery. 2) Brit. informal a glass of beer. ORIGIN French jarre, from Arabic. Ⅱ. jar [2] ► …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 jarring — 1. noun An act of jarring (in any sense). The jarring of peaches took place at the end of the season. 2. adjective That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful …

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  • 8 Jarring — Jar Jar, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jarred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jarring}.] [Cf. OE. charken to creak, AS. cearcian to gnash, F. jars a gander, L. garrire to chatter, prate, OHG. kerran to chatter, croak, G. quarren to grumble, and E. jargon, ajar.] [1913 …

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  • 9 jarring — adjective making or causing a harsh and irritating sound (Freq. 1) the jarring noise of the iron gate scraping on the sidewalk • Similar to: ↑cacophonous, ↑cacophonic …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 Jarring — Jạrring,   Gunnar, schwedischer Diplomat und Turkologe, * Brunnby (nördlich von Helsingborg) 12. 10. 1907, ✝ Helsingborg 29. 5. 2002; 1933 40 Professor für türkische Sprachen in Lund; seit 1940 im diplomatischen Dienst, 1956 58 ständiger… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 11 jarring — Synonyms and related words: agitating, ajar, antagonistic, antipathetic, astonishing, at cross purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at variance, at war, bouncy, breathtaking, bumpy, charged, choppy, clashing, cliff hanging, conflicting, confused,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 jarring — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Discordant] Syn. unharmonious, grating, rasping, clashing; see harsh 1 , loud 1 , 2 , shrill . 2. [Jolting] Syn. bumpy, rough, shaking, unsettling, agitating, disconcerting, uneven, bouncy, jouncy, jumpy, wobbly,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 jarring — jar·ring || dʒɑːrɪŋ adj. grating, discordant, dissonant; nerve racking, irritating; shaking, jolting; conflicting, opposing dÊ’É‘r /dʒɑː n. pitcher, vase; strident sound; shake, jolt; argument, quarrel v. make a discordant sound; rattle …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14 jarring — I. a. 1. Discordant, harsh. 2. Wrangling, disagreeing, at variance. 3. Conflicting, incompatible, inconsistent. II. n. 1. Clashing, collision. 2. Shaking, agitation, jar. 3. Quarrel, dispute, altercation, bick …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 15 Jarring Effects — is a French musical label based in Lyon, south east of France. For more than a decade, the Jarring Effects guideline always have been clear: be independent, do it yourself, be creative, and make the music you love, not the one radio or media… …

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  • 16 Jarring Effect — Jarring Effects Jarring Effects est un label indépendant français de musique électronique créée en 1995. Historique Jarring Effects a été créée à Lyon en 1995 sous la forme d une association. Située à Lyon, cette association démarre en rénovant… …

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  • 17 Jarring Effects — est un label indépendant français de musique électronique créée en 1995. Historique Jarring Effects a été créée à Lyon en 1995 sous la forme d une association. Située à Lyon, cette association démarre en rénovant un local afin de pouvoir jouer et …

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  • 18 Jarring Mission — The Jarring Mission refers to efforts undertaken by Gunnar Jarring to achieve a peaceful settlement of the conflict between Israel and its Arab neighbors following the Six Day War in 1967. He was appointed in late November 1967 by United Nations… …

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  • 19 Jarring, Gunnar — (1907 2002)    Swedish ambassador to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. He was appointed by United Nations secretary general U Thant in November 1967 as a special representative to assist in Arab Israeli peace efforts based on the… …

    Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • 20 Gunnar Jarring — Biographie Date de naissance 12 octobre 1907 Date de décès 29 mai 2002 …

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