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Similar words: bolt · colt · holt · jilt · jot · volt · -volt · joint · joist · jolly
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jolt

1. verb shake, jerk (sth)2. verb move with jerking motion3. verb shock, frighten4. noun jerking movement5. noun shock, fright6. noun ELECTRIC current 1 verb shake, jerk (sth) TRANSITIVEcroith verb  c m ucroitheadh a bhaint astolg verb  c m uthe explosion jolted the entire building bhain an phléasc croitheadh as an bhfoirgneamh go léir 2 verb move with jerking motion INTRANSITIVEthe train jolted into motion thosaigh an traein ag gluaiseacht de shracadhthe taxi jolted through the streets chuaigh an tacsaí trí na sráideanna agus gach aon chroitheadh á bhaint as
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3 verb shock, frighten TRANSITIVEscanraigh verb  c m uscanradh a bhaint asthe attack jolted the entire community bhain an t-ionsaí scanradh as an bpobal ar fadit might jolt them into action b'fhéidir go dtabharfadh sé orthu gníomhú, seans go mbainfeadh sé croitheadh éigin astushe was jolted out of her reverie cuireadh deireadh de gheit lena brionglóideach 4 noun jerking movementcroitheadh masc  c m usracadh masc1  c m utolgadh mascI felt a tremendous jolt baineadh croitheadh uafásach asamhe stopped with a jolt stad sé de gheit 5 noun shock, frightshe realised with a jolt he was gone baineadh siar aisti nuair a thuig sí go raibh sé imithethe answer gave him a jolt bhain an freagra siar as, bhain an freagra geit as, bhain an freagra preab as 6 noun ELECTRIC currentturraing fem2  c m u