shocking
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈʃɒkɪŋ/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈʃɑkɪŋ/
Adjective

shocking

  1. Inspiring shock; startling.
  2. Unusually obscene or lewd.
  3. (colloquial) Extremely bad.
    What a shocking calamity!
Synonyms

See Thesaurus:surprising

Translations Translations Translations Verb
  1. present participle of shock#English|shock
Noun

shocking (plural shockings)

  1. The application of an electric shock.



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