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Noun shock has 9 senses
  1. daze, shock, stupor - the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally; "his mother's deathleft him in a daze"; "he was numb with shock"
    --1 is a kind of stupefaction
    Derived forms: verb shock7, verb shock3, verb shock2
  2. shock, impact - the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat; "the armies met in the shock of battle"
    --2 is a kind of fight, fighting, combat, scrap
    Derived form: verb shock4
  3. electric shock, electrical shock, shock - a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body; "subjects received a small electric shock when they mae the wrong response"; "electricians get accustomed to occasional shocks"
    --3 is a kind of reflex, instinctive reflex, innate reflex, inborn reflex, unconditioned reflex, physiological reaction
    Derived form: verb shock6
  4. 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"
    --4 is a kind of
    --4 has particulars:
     cardiogenic shock; hypovolemic shock; obstructive shock; distributive shock; insulin shock, insulin reaction
  5. shock, seismic disturbance - an instance of agitation of the earth's crust; "the first shock of the earthquake came shortly after noon while workers were at lunch"
    --5 is a kind of earthquake, quake, temblor, seism
  6. shock, blow - an unpleasant or disappointing surprise; "it came as a shock to learn that he was injured"
    --6 is a kind of surprise
    --6 has particulars: blip
    Derived forms: verb shock7, verb shock3, verb shock1
  7. shock - 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 sheeves and several sheeves are set up together in shocks"; "whole fields of wheat in shock"
    --7 is a kind of
    pile, heap, mound, cumulus
    Derived form: verb shock5
  8. shock - a bushy thick mass (especially hair); "he had an unruly shock of black hair"
    --8 is a kind of
  9. shock absorber, shock, cushion - a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses; "the old car needed a new set of shocks"
    --9 is a kind of damper, muffler
    --9 is a part of suspension, suspension system
    --9 has particulars: air cushion, air spring
Verb shock has 7 senses
  1. shock, stun, floor, ball over, blow out of the water, take aback - surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off; "I was floored when I heard that I was promoted"
    --1 is one way to surprise
    Derived form: noun shock6
    Sample sentences:
    The bad news will shock him
    The good news will shock her
  2. shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage - strike with disgust or revulsion; "The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends"
    --2 is one way to disgust, revolt, nauseate, sicken, churn up
    Derived forms: noun shock1, noun shocker1
    Sample sentence:
    The performance is likely to shock Sue
  3. shock - strike with horror or terror; "The news of the bombing shocked her"
    --3 is one way to
    dismay, alarm, appal, appall, horrify
    Derived forms: noun shock1, noun shock6, noun shocker2
    Sample sentences:
    The bad news will shock him
    The performance is likely to shock Sue
  4. shock - collide violently
    --4 is one way to
    collide, clash
    Derived form: noun shock2
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  5. shock - collect or gather into shocks; "shock grain"
    --5 is one way to
    gather, garner, collect, pull together
    Derived form: noun shock7
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  6. shock - subject to electrical shocks
    --6 is one way to
    treat, care for
    Derived form: noun shock3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  7. traumatize, traumatise, shock - inflict a trauma upon
    --7 is one way to injure, wound
    Derived forms: noun shock6, noun shock1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s somebody
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