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Synonyms for shock

Synonyms for shock

violent forcible contact between two or more things

something that jars the mind or emotions

to deprive of courage or the power to act as a result of fear, anxiety, or disgust

to affect with a strong feeling of moral aversion

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to inflict physical or mental injury or distress on

to cause to experience a sudden momentary shock

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the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally

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the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat

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(pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells

an instance of agitation of the earth's crust

an unpleasant or disappointing surprise

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a pile of sheaves of grain set on end in a field to dry

a bushy thick mass (especially hair)

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a sudden jarring impact

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strike with disgust or revulsion

strike with horror or terror

collide violently

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collect or gather into shocks

subject to electrical shocks

inflict a trauma upon

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Lactate presently serves as the best-available single clinical measurement of the severity of the oxygen deficit reflecting failure of adequate substrate delivery; it is widely used to guide life-sustaining interventions in emergency and critical-care settings, specifically in diagnosing and estimating the severity of low-flow circulatory shock states.
This systemic reaction may cause severe complications including pneumonia, respiratory distress, circulatory shock, organ failure and death.
Endotoxin (lipopolysaccharide or LPS) is a poison produced by gram-negative bacteria that can trigger serious medical complications, such as circulatory shock, organ damage and death.
Avoid the use of Hysingla ER in patients with circulatory shock.