Meaning of ajar

a•jar

Pronunciation: (u-jär'), [key]
— adj., adv.
  1. neither entirely open nor entirely shut; partly open: The door was ajar.

a•jar

Pronunciation: (u-jär'), [key]
— adv., adj.
  1. in contradiction to; at variance with: a story ajar with the facts.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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