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English definition of “shocking pink”

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shocking pink

noun [U] uk   us  
a very bright pink colour
shocking-pink
adjective uk   us  
Translations of “shocking pink”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鮮豔的粉紅色(的)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鲜艳的粉红色(的)…
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