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Ajar appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • Rajahs ask Lisa to get a date, yet a date got a silk sash ajar.
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Definition of the adjective ajar

What does ajar mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. slightly open
    • example: the door was ajar
    • adjective position: predicative adjective (it occurs after a verb that follows the noun)
    • similar: open / unfastened

Alternative definition of the adjective ajar


  1. Slightly turned or opened; as, the door is ajar (adjective usage).

Definition of the adverb ajar

What does ajar mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. Slightly turned or opened; as, the door was standing ajar.
  2. Being at variance or in contradiction to something.

Definition of the verb ajar

What does ajar mean as a doing word?


  1. [rare, perhaps nonstandard] To turn or open slightly; to become ajar or to cause to become ajar; to be or to hang ajar.
  2. [rare, perhaps nonstandard] To show variance or contradiction with something; to be or cause to be askew.


Ajar is a musical group.


"Ajar" is a musical album of Keith Rowe, Yoshihide Otomo, Taku Sugimoto.

  • released in (14 years ago)


AJAR is a Motorola applications software platform for mass-market feature phones, designed to help players across the mobile industry develop highly customised, fully featured handsets rapidly and cost-effectively.

Phrases with Ajar

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ajar

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Heaven (2015)

by Miriam Van Scott

GATES AJAR The 1868 novel GatesAjar by ElizabethStuart Phelps remains an important development in thesecularization of paradise. Written when the author was just twentyfour years old, the book describes heaven as a village quite similar ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary for Children (2001)

by Robert B. Costello

ajar Partly open: The front door was ajar, a-jar (a jar') adjective; adverb. AK Postal abbreviation for Alaska. akimbo With the hands on the hips and the elbows turned ...

Google previewWebster's II Children's Dictionary (2003)

ajar. aid verb To help or assist: We aided the rescue workers. anoun 1. Help; assistance: financial aid to help pay tuition. 2. Something that helps or is helpful: A map is a useful aid on a hike. aid (ad) averfo aided, aiding, aids anoun, plural aids ...

Google previewVocabulary Dictionary and Workbook (2006)

2,856 Words You Must Know by Mark Phillips

ajar (ә-JÄR) adj. If something (a ...

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Quotes about Ajar

The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience. (Emily Dickinson)
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Scrabble value of A1J8A1R1

The value of this 4-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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