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1. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun.

Synonyms

  • ammunition
  • tank shell
  • whizbang
  • shrapnel
  • shotgun shell
  • ammo
  • artillery shell
  • whizbang shell

Antonyms

  • wife
  • husband
  • inflexibility
  • refresh

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

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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. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals.

Synonyms

  • cuticle
  • carapace
  • nacre
  • shield
  • mother-of-pearl

Antonyms

  • good
  • goodness
  • unfreeze
  • unblock

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles.

Synonyms

  • mollusc
  • cuticula
  • cuticle
  • carapace
  • shellfish
  • mollusk
  • turtle
  • shield
  • arthropod

Antonyms

  • praise
  • square shooter
  • undercharge
  • louden

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. 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

8. shock

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

Synonyms

  • impact
  • scrap
  • fighting
  • fight

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • refrain
  • defend
  • explode

9. shock

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

Synonyms

  • temblor
  • seism
  • earthquake
  • seismic disturbance

Antonyms

  • nonoperational
  • make peace
  • surrender
  • promote

10. shock

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

Synonyms

  • blow
  • surprise

Antonyms

  • action
  • activeness
  • outfield
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