Übersetzung von “jar” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countablejar /dʒɑr/
a glass container, especially for storing food
bocal masculine

a jar of jam/salsa
un pot de confiture / un bocal de sauce pimentée

a cookie jar
une boîte à biscuits


verb transitivejar /dʒɑr/ ( jarring, jarred )
transitive to knock against sth and shake it violently

Another explosion jarred the room.
Une nouvelle explosion ébranla la pièce.
intransitive =clash; to seem not to fit or match a situation in a way that feels unpleasant

Her harsh words jarred with the atmosphere in the room.
Ses mots durs détonnèrent avec l'atmosphère de la pièce.

(Übersetzung von “jar” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /dʒaː/

a kind of bottle made of glass or pottery, with a wide mouth

She poured the jam into large jars
a jam jar
a water jar.


verb /dʒaː/ (past tense, past participle jarred)

(with on) to have a harsh and startling effect (on)

Her sharp voice jarred on my ears.

to give a shock to

The car accident had jarred her nerves.
jarring adjective

startling or harsh

The combination of the orange curtains with the purple carpet had a jarring effect.

(Übersetzung von “jar” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)