- [sound] discordante jarring colors colores que desentonan a jarring note una nota discordanteMore example sentences
- A very fine soundtrack shifts from a winsome romanticism in the early moments to the jarring untuned piano notes in the latter fraught stages.
- More serious is the way the last half-hour seems to lose pace, then comes to a sudden, jarring halt.
- His outburst blaming the vandals on the estate for frightening his wife to death, was a jarring moment of realism.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.