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jar

1. noun container2. noun drink3. noun jolt, shock4. verb strike, shock5. verb disturb, unsettle6. verb cause sth by shock7. verb clash, be inappropriate 1 noun containercrúsca masc4  c m upróca masc4  c m uput the lid on the jar cuir an claibín ar an bprócashe bought two jars of coffee cheannaigh sí dhá phróca caifehe kept them in a jam jar choimeád sé i bpróca suibhe iad 2 noun informal drinkdeoch fem  c m upionta masc4  c m uwe had a few jars last night bhí cúpla pionta againn aréir, bhí cúpla deoch againn aréir
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3 noun jolt, shockturraing fem2  c m utuairt fem2he felt a jar baineadh tuairt as 4 verb strike, shock
TRANSITIVEturraing a thabhairt dotuairt a bhaint astolg verb  c m uit jarred every bone in his body bhain sé tuairt as gach cnámh ina chorp, chroith sé gach cnámh ina chorpshe jarred her fingers against the table bhuail sí a cuid méar faoin mbordhe jarred the ball loose from my hand bhuail sé an liathróid amach as mo lámh
INTRANSITIVEtuairteáil verb  c m ubuail verb  c m uwhen the ball jars in the pocket nuair a bhíonn an liathróid ag tuairteáil sa phóca
5 verb disturb, unsettle
INTRANSITIVEcuir as docuir isteach ar  c m uhis views can jar somewhat cuireann a chuid tuairimí as do dhaoine in amanna, uaireanta ní mó ná sásta a bhítear lena chuid tuairimítheir music jarred on my ears bhí a gcuid ceoil ag goilleadh ar mo chluasa
TRANSITIVEcuir as docuir isteach ar  c m uthat statement jarred the audience chuir an ráiteas sin as don lucht éisteachta, níor thaitin an ráiteas sin leis an lucht éisteachta
6 verb cause sth by shock TRANSITIVEthat jarred my memory spreag sé sin mo chuimhneit jarred us into action thug sé orainn gníomhú, spreag sé chun gnímh muid 7 verb clash, be inappropriate INTRANSITIVEit jarred with the rest of the programme bhí sé as alt leis an gcuid eile den chlár, tháinig sé salach ar an gcuid eile den chlár, ní raibh sé ag teacht leis an gcuid eile den chlár

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