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British English: shock /ʃɒk/ NOUN
If you have a shock, you suddenly have an unpleasant or surprising experience.
It took me a very long time to get over the shock of her death.
- American English: shock
- Arabic: صَدْمَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: choque
- Chinese: 休克
- Croatian: šok
- Czech: šok
- Danish: chok
- Dutch: shock
- European Spanish: impresión desagradable
- Finnish: isku tärähdys tai järkytys
- French: choc
- German: Schock
- Greek: σοκ
- Italian: shock
- Japanese: 衝撃
- Korean: 충격
- Norwegian: sjokk
- Polish: wstrząs
- European Portuguese: choque
- Romanian: șoc
- Russian: шок
- Latin American Spanish: impresión alteración
- Swedish: chock
- Thai: ความตกใจ
- Turkish: şok
- Ukrainian: шок
- Vietnamese: cú sốc
British English: shock /ʃɒk/ VERB
If something shocks you, it makes you feel very upset.
Her behaviour shocked her friends.
- American English: shock
- Arabic: يَصْدِمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: chocar
- Chinese: 打击
- Croatian: šokirati
- Czech: šokovat
- Danish: chokere
- Dutch: schokken
- European Spanish: conmocionar
- Finnish: järkyttää
- French: choquer
- German: schockieren
- Greek: σοκάρω
- Italian: scioccare
- Japanese: 衝撃を与える
- Korean: 충격을 주다
- Norwegian: sjokkere
- Polish: wstrząsnąć
- European Portuguese: chocar
- Romanian: a șoca
- Russian: шокировать
- Latin American Spanish: conmocionar
- Swedish: chocka
- Thai: ทำให้ตกใจ
- Turkish: şok geçirmek
- Ukrainian: шокувати
- Vietnamese: gây sốc
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