Student Thesaurus

2 entries found for jolt.
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Entry Word: jolt
Function: noun
Text: 1 a forceful coming together of two things <pack the glass vase so that it won't fall victim to any hard jolts in transit> -- see IMPACT 1
2 something that makes a strong impression because it is so unexpected <the news of the principal's retirement was a jolt to us all> -- see SURPRISE 1