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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jarringadjective

    making or causing a harsh and irritating sound

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

    euphonious, euphonous

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. jarringadjective

    discordant, harsh

  2. jarringadjective

    wrangling, disagreeing, at variance

  3. jarringadjective

    conflicting, incompatible, inconsistent

  4. jarringnoun

    clashing, collision

  5. jarringnoun

    shaking, agitation, jar

  6. jarringnoun

    quarrel, dispute, altercation, bickering, wrangling

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "jarring":

    discordant, mismatched

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  1. The Indian-born producer:

    Just moving around so much, literally every two years, i didn't feel like I had a friend until I was 18. If you're moving to a different school, let alone a different country every couple years, it's kind of jarring as a kid. There was no consistency for me in a cultural context.

  2. Kristen Carpenter:

    I think for many people this' return to normal' feels awfully abrupt and jarring.

  3. Pamela McPherson:

    When you go through that metal detector and those series of locked doors, and then you see children playing and women walking around carrying young children, it's just sort of a surreal experience, i don't think you can experience that without questioning,' Why are these children in a secure facility ? Why are these children in what used to be an adult prison ?' It's jarring.

  4. Vicki Cowart:

    We want to acknowledge that hearing laboratory conversations about research out of context can be jarring, especially when the conversation is being manipulated for the purpose of attacking women's health care, nevertheless, this coordinated attack on women's health will not deter us from providing essential reproductive health care and from advancing important medical research.

  5. Jeffrey Guzzetti:

    It will be jarring if other countries don't immediately follow. I'll be disappointed. But I guess I won't be too surprised if other countries thumb their nose at us and don't follow immediately.

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