Antonyms
Etymology

1. electric

adjective. ['ɪˈlɛktrɪk'] using or providing or producing or transmitting or operated by electricity.

Antonyms

  • unagitated

Etymology

  • electricus (Latin)
  • electrum (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word electric-shock


1. Noun Phrase
Be careful when working with anything electrical, as failing to take proper precautions could cause an electric shock.

2. Noun Phrase
Attempting to make repairs on any electrical device can lead to electric shock or create a fire hazard.

3. Noun Phrase
As such, electric shock weapons used by animal trainers do not pass this definition.

4. Noun Phrase
Disconnect the negative battery terminal from the battery to avoid the risk of electric shock.

2. shock

noun. ['ˈʃɑːk'] the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally.

Synonyms

  • daze
  • stupefaction

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • succeed
  • understate

3. shock

verb. ['ˈʃɑːk'] surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off.

Synonyms

  • ball over
  • take aback
  • blow out of the water
  • galvanise
  • galvanize
  • floor
  • surprise

Antonyms

  • anchovy butter
  • fishpaste
  • oleomargarine
  • paste

4. shock

verb. ['ˈʃɑːk'] strike with disgust or revulsion.

Synonyms

  • scandalize
  • outrage
  • churn up
  • disgust
  • scandalise
  • sicken
  • appal
  • nauseate
  • offend
  • revolt

Antonyms

  • margarine
  • pimento butter
  • nut butter
  • humus

5. shock

noun. ['ˈʃɑːk'] a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body.

Synonyms

  • inborn reflex
  • reflex action
  • instinctive reflex
  • electric shock
  • unconditioned reflex
  • innate reflex
  • physiological reaction
  • reflex
  • reflex response

Antonyms

  • liking
  • better
  • keep
  • respect

6. shock

noun. ['ˈʃɑːk'] the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat.

Synonyms

  • impact
  • scrap
  • fighting
  • fight

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • refrain
  • defend
  • explode

7. shock

noun. ['ˈʃɑːk'] an instance of agitation of the earth's crust.

Synonyms

  • temblor
  • seism
  • earthquake
  • seismic disturbance

Antonyms

  • nonoperational
  • make peace
  • surrender
  • promote

8. shock

noun. ['ˈʃɑːk'] an unpleasant or disappointing surprise.

Synonyms

  • blow
  • surprise

Antonyms

  • action
  • activeness
  • outfield

9. shock

noun. ['ˈʃɑːk'] (pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells; characterized by reduced cardiac output and rapid heartbeat and circulatory insufficiency and pallor.

Synonyms

  • distributive shock
  • hypovolemic shock
  • obstructive shock
  • insulin reaction
  • insulin shock
  • prostration
  • cardiogenic shock

Antonyms

  • hope
  • uncoiled
  • right
  • hate

10. shock

noun. ['ˈʃɑːk'] a sudden jarring impact.

Synonyms

  • bump
  • jounce
  • jar
  • blow

Antonyms

  • euphemism
  • disarrange
  • empty
  • take
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