Long Jack and Uncle Salters slipped the windlass-brakes into their sockets, and began to heave up the anchor, the windlass jarring
as the wet hempen cable strained on the barrel.
I know the notion will seem to you jarring
and even comic; but that's because you are English.
There was a great jarring
of brakes, a scuttering of locked wheels on the dry road, and the car came to a standstill a full yard from where he stood.
The most of us can learn to forgive, and even to like, a countenance that strikes us unpleasantly at first, but few of us, I fancy, become reconciled to a jarring
name so easily.
The sighing and creaking up above were broken every now and then by the jarring
cry of some startled animal.
I must go and hinder him from jarring
all your nerves," said Rosamond, moving to the other side of the room, where Fred having opened the piano, at his father's desire, that Rosamond might give them some music, was parenthetically performing "Cherry Ripe