Shock Synonyms and Antonyms

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Term Definition

daze, stupor (noun)

the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally.

ball over, blow out of the water, floor, take aback (verb)

surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off.

appal, appall, outrage, scandalise, scandalize, offend (verb)

strike with disgust or revulsion.

impact (noun)

the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat.

electrical shock, electric shock (noun)

a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body.

seismic disturbance (noun)

an instance of agitation of the earth's crust.

blow (noun)

an unpleasant or disappointing surprise.

traumatise, traumatize (verb)

inflict a trauma upon.

jolt, jounce, jar (noun)

a sudden jarring impact.

cushion, shock absorber (noun)

a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses.

Nearby Terms

shlock (noun)
merchandise that is shoddy or inferior

shlockmeister (noun)
(slang) a merchant who deals in shoddy or inferior merchandise

shmaltz (noun)
(Yiddish) excessive sentimentality in art or music

shmear (noun)
(Yiddish) a batch of things that go together

shmegegge (noun)
(Yiddish) baloney; hot air; nonsense

shmo (noun)
(Yiddish) a jerk

shmoose (verb)
talk idly or casually and in a friendly way

shmooze (noun)
(Yiddish) a warm heart-to-heart talk

shmuck (noun)
(Yiddish) a jerk

shnook (noun)
(Yiddish) a gullible simpleton more to be pitied than despised

shnorr (verb)
obtain or seek to obtain by cadging or wheedling

shnorrer (noun)
(Yiddish) a scrounger who takes advantage of the generosity of others

shoal (noun)
a sandbank in a stretch of water that is visible at low tide

shoaly (adjective satellite)
full of submerged reefs or sandbanks or shoals

shoat (noun)
a young pig