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jar on sb

verb uk phrasal verb with jar   /dʒɑːr/ us    /dʒɑːr/ (-rr-)
If something, especially a noise, jars on you, it annoys you: His superior manner jars on me. That squeaky voice is beginning to jar on me.
Translations of “jar on sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指噪音等)使(某人)不快…
in Russian раздражать…
in Turkish sinirine dokunmak, rahatsız etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指噪声等)使(某人)不快…
in Polish drażnić kogoś…
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