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jolt / sacudida
 
jolt   [dȝəʊlt]
A. -noun
(=jerk)   sacudida (f)
(=sudden bump)   choque (m)   (figurative)   susto (m)
·to give somebody a jolt
(figurative)   dar un susto a somebody, someone
·it gave me a bit of a jolt
·me dio un buen susto
B. -transitive verb
[vehicle]   sacudir
[+person, elbow]   empujar (ligeramente),   sacudir (levemente)   (figurative)   afectar mucho
·to jolt somebody into (doing) something
·mover a somebody, someone a hacer algo
·to jolt somebody out of his complacency
·hacer que somebody, someone se cuenta de la necesidad de hacer algo
C. -intransitive verb
[vehicle]   traquetear,   dar tumbos
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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