Other Words for Jar

Jar Noun Synonyms
shake, agitate, disturb, stir, shock, jolt, jounce, bounce, jog, jerk, jiggle, joggle
Don't jar the oven or the cake will collapse.

disagree, conflict, clash, bicker, quarrel, wrangle, oppose, discord
She finds that her emotions about her ex-husband are jarring.

Jar Verb Synonyms
disturb, upset, disconcert, unsettle, disquiet, bother, trouble, vex, gall, offend, take aback, irritate, grate, irk, nettle, annoy
It jars me to think that they got off with light sentences.

shock, start, jolt, surprise
Seeing Sam after all those years gave me quite a jar.

crock, receptacle, vessel, container, urn, pot, vase, jug, pitcher, ewer, flagon, carafe, bottle, amphora
We always keep some small change in that blue jar.

More Words for Jar

Trouble / Shock / Stir / Pot / Jog / Upset / Discord / Start

Kilimanjaro

Life Style / Coffee / Kilimanjaro: Coffee from the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. MORE

Jargon

Entertainment / Literature / Jargon: Potentially confusing words and phrases used in an occupation, trade, or field of study. We might speak of medical jargon, sports jargon, pedagogic jargon, police jargon, or military jargon, for insta MORE

Jarno

Business / Machine Shop / Jarno: A standard taper having 0.600-inch taper per foot used on some machine tools. MORE

Jarabe

Entertainment / Music / Jarabe: Traditional Mexican dance form with multiple sections in contrasting meters and tempos, often performed by mariachi mariachi ensembles. MORE

Jargon Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Jargon Aphasia: incoherent, meaningless, neologistic speech MORE

Breadstick

Entertainment / Tennis / Breadstick: Jargon for winning (or losing) a set 6-1, with the straight shape of the '1' being evoked supposedly by the straight shape of a breadstick. The term seems to be used relatively rarely. MORE

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