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jarring (adj.)

"having a sharp, unpleasant effect," 1550s, present-participle adjective from jar (v.). Related: Jarringly.

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Definitions of jarring from WordNet

jarring (adj.)
making or causing a harsh and irritating sound;
the jarring noise of the iron gate scraping on the sidewalk
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