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Meaning of "jolt" in Essential American English Dictionary

jolt

noun   /dʒoʊlt/
a sudden, violent movement: With a sudden jolt the train started moving.
Translations of “jolt”
in Arabic نَخْعة, رَجّة…
in Korean 급격한 동요…
in Malaysian kejutan…
in French choc…
in Turkish sarsıntı, şok, nahoş sürpriz…
in Italian scossa, sobbalzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動作, 震動,劇烈晃動, 顛簸…
in Russian толчок, потрясение…
in Polish szarpnięcie, wstrząs…
in Vietnamese sự choáng váng…
in Spanish choque…
in Portuguese solavanco…
in Thai ความรู้สึกตกใจ…
in German der Schock…
in Catalan sotrac, batzegada…
in Japanese 揺れ…
in Indonesian guncangan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动作, 震动,剧烈晃动, 颠簸…
(Definition of jolt noun from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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