Ajar meaning

ə-jär
Slightly open.

The door stood ajar.

adverb
7
1
The definition of ajar refers to something that is slightly opened.

Leaving a shoe in the doorway so that is will not shut is an example of a door being ajar.

adjective
6
3
Partially opened.

Left the door ajar.

adjective
4
1
Not in harmony.
adverb
2
1
A member of an ethnographic group of Georgians.
noun
2
1
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Origin of ajar

  • Middle English on char on in on char turn (from Old English cierr)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition