Definition of 'culture shock'
Example sentences containing 'culture shock'
The biggest thing these people have is culture shock.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Fans of established top-flight clubs will experience something a culture shock when visiting the south coast.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Glamour Long hours and low pay can make it a culture shock for people expecting the glamour of the film and video games industries.The Sun (2009)
The move was, at first, a culture shock.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Christianity Today (2000)
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