Translation of "jolt" - English-Portuguese dictionary

jolt

noun uk /dʒəʊlt/ us /dʒoʊlt/

a sudden, violent movement

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

to make someone or something suddenly move forward

sacudir
We were jolted forward when the bus stopped suddenly.

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