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1. ajar

adjective. ['əˈdʒɑːr'] slightly open.

Synonyms

  • open

Antonyms

  • fastened
  • buttoned

Etymology

  • ajar (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Ajar

  • wor
  • hekmatyar
  • balakumar
  • almodovar
  • zulfikar
  • zaldivar
  • valdemar
  • transtar
  • superstar
  • saldovar
  • saldivar
  • rajkumar
  • qasr
  • menjivar
  • baltazar
  • baldemar
  • almanzar
  • victoire
  • preslar
  • myanmar
  • kjar
  • hocevar
  • gregoire
  • farquar
  • emdr
  • delebarre
  • delamar
  • cotnoir
  • belvoir
  • aquilar

How do you pronounce ajar?

Pronounce ajar as əˈʤɑr.

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Sentences with ajar


1. Noun, singular or mass
Fill it back up with hot water; soak the air pot overnight with the lid ajar.

2. Adjective
The washer will not function if the door or lid is ajar.

3. Adverb
Place your fake spider on the top edge of your door and leave door slightly ajar.

4. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Items holding the door slightly ajar could be causing icing, defrosting, excessive noise or moisture buildup.

Quotes about ajar


1. Life is a journey. Time is a river. The door is ajar
- Jim Butcher, Dead Beat

2. The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
- Emily Dickinson

3. I left a jar in the doorway to leave the door ajar, but love never walked in.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. Specifically ages 18-81.

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