shock lietuviškai

Play shock tarimas /ʃɒk/

Paaiškinimas anglų kalba

  • the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat "the armies met in the shock of battle"
  • an unpleasant or disappointing surprise "it came as a shock to learn that he was injured"
  • an instance of agitation of the earth's crust "the first shock of the earthquake came shortly after noon while workers were at lunch"
  • the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally "his mother's death left him in a daze" "he was numb with shock"
  • a bushy thick mass (especially hair) "he had an unruly shock of black hair"
  • a pile of sheaves of grain set on end in a field to dry; stalks of Indian corn set up in a field "corn is bound in small sheaves and several sheaves are set up together in shocks" "whole fields of wheat in shock"
  • (pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells; characterized by reduced cardiac output and rapid heartbeat and circulatory insufficiency and pallor "loss of blood is an important cause of shock"
  • a sudden jarring impact "the door closed with a jolt" "all the jars and jolts were smoothed out by the shock absorbers"
  • an abrupt spasmodic movement
  • a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body "subjects received a small electric shock when they made the wrong response" "electricians get accustomed to occasional shocks"
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