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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “jolt”

jolt

noun [C] (MOVEMENT)
动作
 
 
/dʒəʊlt/ US  /dʒoʊlt/
a sudden violent movement
震动,剧烈晃动;颠簸
As the plane touched the ground, there was a massive jolt and we were thrown forwards.
飞机着陆时剧烈震动,我们被猛地甩向前方。
I woke up with a jolt as I thought I heard my bedroom door being pushed open.
我好像听到自己卧室的门被推开,猛地惊醒了。
Making short, sudden movements
(Definition of jolt noun (MOVEMENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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