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jolt

noun [C]
 
 
/dʒəʊlt/
an unexpected event that makes prices, levels of activity, etc. change suddenly: a jolt to sth Following the jolt to markets caused by fears about higher inflation, traders remain cautious. get/receive/suffer a jolt
Translations of “jolt”
in Korean 급격한 동요…
in Arabic نَخْعة, رَجّة…
in French choc…
in Turkish sarsıntı, şok, nahoş sürpriz…
in Italian scossa, sobbalzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動作, 震動,劇烈晃動, 顛簸…
in Russian толчок, потрясение…
in Polish szarpnięcie, wstrząs…
in Spanish choque…
in Portuguese solavanco…
in German der Schock…
in Catalan sotrac, batzegada…
in Japanese 揺れ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动作, 震动,剧烈晃动, 颠簸…
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