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shock

noun /ʃok/
a severe emotional disturbance
conmoción, golpe
The news gave us all a shock.
(often electric shock) the effect on the body of an electric current
descarga
He got a slight shock when he touched the live wire.
a sudden blow coming with great force
choque, impacto, golpe
the shock of an earthquake.
a medical condition caused by a severe mental or physical shock
shock, choque
He was suffering from shock after the crash.
shocker noun a very unpleasant person or thing
horror, desastre
This headache is a real shocker.
shocking adjective causing horror or dismay
terrible, horroroso, horrible
shocking news.
very bad
espantoso
a shocking cold.
shockingly adverb very
escandalosamente
shockingly expensive.
very badly
muy mal
It was shockingly made.
shock absorber noun a device (in a motor car etc) for reducing the effect of bumps.
amortiguador
(Definition of shock from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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