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Spanish translation of “jar”

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.
(Definition of jar from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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