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Translation of "shock" - English-German dictionary

shock

noun /ʃok/
a severe emotional disturbance der Schock The news gave us all a shock.
(often electric shock) the effect on the body of an electric current der Schlag He got a slight shock when he touched the live wire.
a sudden blow coming with great force der Stoß the shock of an earthquake.
a medical condition caused by a severe mental or physical shock der Schock He was suffering from shock after the crash.
shocker noun
a very unpleasant person or thing der Graus This headache is a real shocker.
shocking adjective
causing horror or dismay schockierend shocking news.
very bad schrecklich a shocking cold.
shockingly adverb
very schrecklich shockingly expensive.
very badly miserable It was shockingly made.
shock absorber noun
a device (in a motor car etc) for reducing the effect of bumps. der Stoßdämpfer
(Definition of shock from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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