Definition of ajar
: slightly open left the door ajar
Origin and Etymology of ajar
earlier on char, from Middle English, from on + char turn — more at chare
First Known Use: 1559
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Definition of ajar for English Language Learners
: slightly open
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Definition of ajar for Students
: slightly open I left the door ajar.
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