electric shock

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electric shock (countable and uncountable, plural electric shocks)

  1. An instance of subjecting (someone or something) to an electric shock.
    The newer taser delivered a more powerful electric shock to the target than the older one did.
  2. The physical reaction or shock caused by the flow of electricity through the body.


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