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shock·er

 (shŏk′ər)
n.
One that startles, shocks, or horrifies, as a sensational story or novel.

shocker

(ˈʃɒkə)
n
1. a person or thing that shocks or horrifies
2. a sensational novel, film, or play

shock•er

(ˈʃɒk ər)

n.
1. a person or thing that shocks.
2. a sensational novel, play, etc.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shocker - a shockingly bad person
bad person - a person who does harm to others
2.shocker - a sensational message (in a film or play or novel)
subject matter, content, message, substance - what a communication that is about something is about
Translations
مُزْعِج
hrůza
plage
rohadt dolog
hryllingur
berbat kimse/şey

shocker

[ˈʃɒkəʳ] N
1. it's a shockeres horrible, es un desastre
he's a shockeres un sinvergüenza
2. (Literat) (= cheap book) → novelucha f

shocker

[ˈʃɒkər] n
(news)
The news was a real shocker to him → Il a vraiment été choqué par cette nouvelle.
(book)livre m à sensation; (film)film m à sensation
(mistake)erreur f grossièreshock-horror shock horror [ˌʃɒkˈhɒrər]
modif (= sensational) [story] → à sensation; [headlines] → qui cherche à choquer
excl (humorous)quelle horreur!

shocker

n (inf)Reißer m (inf), → Schocker m (inf); he told me a shocker about conditions in jailer erzählte mir eine Schauergeschichte über die Zustände im Gefängnis; it’s a shockerdas haut einen um (inf); I have a shocker of a coldich habe eine grausige (inf)or entsetzliche Erkältung; he’s a shockerer ist ein ganz Schlimmer (hum)

shocker

[ˈʃɒkəʳ] n (fam) it was a real shockerè stata una vera bomba

shock1

(ʃok) noun
1. a severe emotional disturbance. The news gave us all a shock.
2. (often electric shock) the effect on the body of an electric current. He got a slight shock when he touched the live wire.
3. a sudden blow coming with great force. the shock of an earthquake.
4. a medical condition caused by a severe mental or physical shock. He was suffering from shock after the crash.
verb
to give a shock to; to upset or horrify. Everyone was shocked by his death; The amount of violence shown on television shocks me.
ˈshocker noun
a very unpleasant person or thing. This headache is a real shocker.
ˈshocking adjective
1. causing horror or dismay. shocking news.
2. very bad. a shocking cold.
ˈshockingly adverb
1. very. shockingly expensive.
2. very badly. It was shockingly made.
ˈshock-absorber noun
a device (in a motor car etc) for reducing the effect of bumps.
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