jolt


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Synonyms for jolt

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to cause to experience a sudden momentary shock

to proceed with sudden, abrupt movements

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violent forcible contact between two or more things

something that jars the mind or emotions

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a sudden jarring impact

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an abrupt spasmodic movement

move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion

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disturb (someone's) composure

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The modified cone jolt toughness test was able to identify differences among green sand systems at the target compactability.
"Having received recognition from the Jolt Awards in the past, we realize how prestigious this honor is and are extremely happy to have been named a finalist again this year," said Barmak Meftah, Fortify's senior vice president of Products and Services.
JOLT: I'll tell you later tonight when we're alone.
Judge Robert Hippe of Scotts Bluff County contends that state prison officials' practice of using four separate jolts of electricity to execute inmates causes undue suffering.
A spokesperson for the airline told Reuters 'We believe the jolt was due to a technical problem but we do not want to speculate on the case until we have completed our investigation into the incident.'
Henry, 48, believes the jolt rekindled a previous injury for which he had won compensation.
As a result of so much jolt in our menu, Americans who watch a good deal of television see the world as decidedly more dangerous and hostile than those who don't and tend to support more forceful and violent responses to crime and other social problems.
Recent developments in wet tensile strength, cone jolt toughness and friability have broadened the industry's understanding of the influence of core sand and other additives.
Even though the jolt resulted in no casualties, it caused damages worth some BGN 3 M.
That could take the surprise out of an earth-rattling jolt.
Q MOST nights when I'm dropping off to sleep I get a horrible feeling as if I'm falling and wake up with a jolt. It drives my wife mad and she says it's because I eat too much before going to bed.
Quakes jolt Zamboanga del Norte anew !-- -- Roel Parentildeo (The Philippine Star) - January 10, 2019 - 12:00am ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines Earthquakes jolted parts of Zamboanga del Norte again since Tuesday.
According to experts from the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS), the jolt was vertical and was felt very strongly.
That jolt pushed waves outward in all directions (see diagram, p.