Shocking

  • 1 shocking — [ ʃɔkiŋ ] adj. inv. • 1842; mot angl. , de to shock « choquer » ♦ Anglic. Vx ou plaisant Choquant, inconvenant. ● shocking adjectif invariable (anglais to shock, choquer) Familier. Choquant. ⇒SHOCKING, adj. inv. Vieilli ou p. plaisant. Qui est… …

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  • 2 Shocking 5 — Album par ℃ ute Sortie 24 février 2010 Enregistrement Japon Genre …

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  • 3 shocking — adj. Care impresionează neplăcut; şocant. [pr.: şóching] – cuv. engl. Trimis de LauraGellner, 22.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SHOCKING adj. invar. (Anglicism) Şocant; pornografic, obscen. [pron. şóchin. / < engl …

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  • 4 Shocking 5 — Álbum de °C ute Publicación 24 de febrero de 2010 Grabación 2010 Género(s) J Pop …

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  • 5 Shocking — Shock ing, a. Causing to shake or tremble, as by a blow; especially, causing to recoil with horror or disgust; extremely offensive or disgusting. [1913 Webster] The grossest and most shocking villainies. Secker. [1913 Webster] {Shock ing*ly}, adv …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 shocking — [shäk′iŋ] adj. 1. having an effect like that of a heavy blow or shock; staggering [the shocking news of his death] 2. a) highly offensive to good taste, propriety, etc.; extremely revolting b) very bad shockingly adv …

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  • 7 shocking — англ. (шокинг) неприлично, скандально. Толковый словарь иностранных слов Л. П. Крысина. М: Русский язык, 1998 …

    Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

  • 8 Shocking — (engl.), Anstoß erregend, beleidigend …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9 Shocking — (engl., spr. schock ), anstößig, widerwärtig …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 10 shocking — index arrant (onerous), deplorable, disgraceful, flagrant, gross (flagrant), heinous, immoral …

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  • 11 shocking — / ʃɑkiŋ/, it. / ʃɔk:ing/ agg. ingl. [der. del verbo (to ) shock urtare, colpire ]. 1. [che colpisce emotivamente: uno spettacolo s. ] ▶◀ impressionante, scioccante, traumatizzante. ↓ emozionante. 2. [di colore, molto intenso: rosa s. ] ▶◀ acceso …

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  • 12 shocking — *appalling, *fearful, awful, dreadful, frightful, terrible, terrific, horrible, horrific Analogous words: *ghastly, gruesome, lurid, macabre, grisly, grim: odious, abhorrent, abominable, *hateful: *repugnant, repellent, distasteful, obnoxious …

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  • 13 shocking — [adj] outrageous; very surprising abominable, appalling, atrocious, awful, burning, crying, desperate, detestable, direful, disgraceful, disgusting, disquieting, distressing, dreadful, fearful, formidable, foul, frightful, ghastly, glaring,… …

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  • 14 shocking — ► ADJECTIVE 1) causing shock or disgust. 2) Brit. informal very bad. DERIVATIVES shockingly adverb …

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  • 15 shocking — adj. 1) shocking to + inf. (it is shocking to read of such crimes) 2) shocking that + clause (it s shocking that the article was censored) * * * [ ʃɒkɪŋ] shocking to + inf. (it is shocking to read of such crimes) shocking that + clause (it s… …

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  • 16 shocking — shock|ing S3 [ˈʃɔkıŋ US ˈʃa:k ] adj 1.) very surprising, upsetting, and difficult to believe ▪ the shocking news that Mark had hanged himself ▪ a shocking discovery ▪ The anger in his face was shocking. 2.) morally wrong ▪ It s shocking that… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 shocking — [[t]ʃɒ̱kɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED You can say that something is shocking if you think that it is very bad. [INFORMAL] The media coverage was shocking... I must have been in a shocking state last night. Syn: appalling Derived words: shockingly ADV ADV …

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  • 18 shocking — adj. VERBS ▪ be, seem, sound ▪ find sth ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc …

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  • 19 shocking */ — UK [ˈʃɒkɪŋ] / US [ˈʃɑkɪŋ] adjective 1) a) something that is shocking makes you feel extremely surprised or upset b) used about something immoral that offends or embarrasses you scenes of shocking violence 2) British informal very bad shocking… …

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  • 20 shocking — adj. & adv. adj. 1 causing indignation or disgust. 2 colloq. very bad (shocking weather). adv. colloq. shockingly (shocking bad manners). Phrases and idioms: shocking pink a vibrant shade of pink. Derivatives: shockingly adv. shockingness n …

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