Synonyms for Ajar:


open (adjective)
open, wide, Unshut, unbarred, exposed, patent, agape, unobstructed, bare, wide-open, out, accessible, uncovered, unlocked, yawning, unstopped, Unclosed, manifest, unplugged, uncapped, unimpeded, Admitting, gaping, unbolted.


amazed (adverb)


unlatched, Unshut. ajar (noun)
open, unfastened.

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Other relevant words:
unlatched, Unshut, wide-open, wide, unfastened.

Usage examples for ajar

  1. As North opened the door and made for the stairs he could see that the baize door at the foot, which cut off communication with the rest of the house, was ajar and then it moved slightly and closed. – The Man with a Shadow by George Manville Fenn
  2. The family doctor remained all night, then a faint cry was heard, and little baby May came into this world of ours, " The gates of heaven were left ajar With clasping hands and dreamy eyes, Wandering out of paradise, She saw this planet, like a star; We felt we had a link between This real world and that unseen." – The Gentleman from Everywhere by James Henry Foss
  3. The door opening into the East Chamber stood ajar – Peggy Owen and Liberty by Lucy Foster Madison