Translation of "shock" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ʃɒk/ us /ʃɑk/

B1 a big, unpleasant surprise

ショック, 衝撃
Her death came as a / terrible shock to him.

also electric shock /ɪˌlek·trɪk ˈʃɒk/ /ɪˌlek·trɪk ˈʃɑk/ a sudden, painful feeling that you get when electricity flows through your body

感電, 電気ショック
verb uk /ʃɒk/ us /ʃɑk/

to surprise and upset someone

~に衝撃を与える, ショックを与える
Many people were shocked by the violent scenes in the movie.

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