shock, horror! Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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shock, horror!

humorous an ​expression used when you are ​pretending to ​feel very ​shocked by a ​piece of ​news: Shock, ​horror! Carl James was ​seentalking to a woman and it wasn't his ​wife.
(Definition of shock, horror! from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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