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jolt

noun [C]
 
 
/dʒəʊlt/
SUDDEN MOVEMENT a sudden, violent movement: With a sudden jolt the train started moving again.Making short, sudden movements
SHOCK an unpleasant shock or surprise: The reminder that he was dead gave her a jolt.Feelings of surprise and amazement
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…
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