electric shock Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “electric shock” in the English Dictionary

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electric shocknoun [C]

uk   us   (also shock)
a ​suddenpainfulfeeling that you get when ​electricityflows through ​yourbody: He got an ​electric shock from one of the ​wires.
(Definition of electric shock from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “electric shock”
in Chinese (Simplified) 触电, 电击…
in Turkish elektrik şok…
in Russian электрошок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 觸電, 電擊…
in Polish porażenie prądem…
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