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shock

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noun
1 noun sudden feeling of unpleasant surprisepreab fem2  c m ugeit fem2  c m uit gave her a shock bhain sé preab aistihe received an awful shock baineadh geit uafásach asthey're in for a shock bainfear siar astuwe were in shock at her sudden death chuir a bás tobann trí chéile sinnthe shock of the accident killed her an choscairt a fuair sí ón taisme a mharaigh í 2 noun sth upsetting that happens unexpectedlycroitheadh masc  c m usuaitheadh mascthe news was a right shock bhain suaitheadh ceart leis an scéal, b'uafásach an scéal éthis picture will come as a shock to you croithfidh an pictiúr seo thú, bainfidh an pictiúr seo suaitheadh asatthe result was a proper shock for everyone bhain an toradh stangadh ceart as gach duine
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3 noun MED, PSYCH medical conditionsuaitheadh masccroitheadh masc  c m u to be in a state of shock bheith suaite, bheith croite to go into shock suaitheadh a theacht ort, croitheadh a theacht ort to suffer from shock suaitheadh a bheith ort, croitheadh a bheith ort to treat sb for shock cóir leighis a chur ar dhuine de bharr é a bheith suaite, cóir leighis a chur ar dhuine de bharr é a bheith croite 4 (also electric shock) noun ELECTRIC painful discharge of electricityturraing fem2  c m u he got an electric shock bhain turraing leictreach dó 5 noun PHYS force of an impact, explosion etcturraing fem2  c m u 6 noun mass of thick unruly hairshock of hair mothall gruaige, mullach gruaige 7 noun informal AUTO, ENG shock absorbermaolaire turrainge
adjective
8 adjective of (sudden) surprisegan choinne  c m ua shock result toradh gan choinne, toradh nach rabhthas ag súil leis, toradh a tháinig aniar aduaidh ar dhaoine
verb
9 verb give sb an unpleasant surprise TRANSITIVEsuaitheadh a bhaint asstangadh a bhaint asthe incident deeply shocked local people bhain an eachtra an anáil de mhuintir na háiteit shocks me to find out that ... goilleann sé go mór orm a fháil amach go ... 10 verb offend, embarrass, or disgust sb
TRANSITIVEnáire a chur araiféaltas a chur arI'm not easily shocked ní furasta náire a chur orm
INTRANSITIVEscannal a ghlacadh
11 verb ELECTRIC give sb an electric shock TRANSITIVEturraing leictreach a thabhairt do
phrases

to get the shock of your life

(also

to have the shock of your life

) I got the shock of my life rinneadh stacán díom, rinneadh stangaire díom, croitheadh an t-anam ionam

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