Translation of "shock" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /ʃɒk/

B1 a big, unpleasant surprise

colpo, shock
Her death came as a terrible shock to him.

(also electric shock /ɪˌlek·trɪk ˈʃɒk/) a sudden, painful feeling that you get when electricity flows through your body

scossa elettrica

(Translation of “shock noun” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)