Translation of "jolt" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /dʒəʊlt/ us /dʒoʊlt/

a sudden, violent movement

With a sudden jolt the train started moving.
verb uk /dʒəʊlt/ us /dʒoʊlt/

to make someone or something suddenly move forward

~が揺れる, ~を揺らす
We were jolted forward when the bus stopped suddenly.

(Translation of “jolt” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)