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jolted

See definition of jolted on Dictionary.com
  • as indumbstruck
  • as inshaken

synonyms for jolted

  • amazed
  • astonished
  • astounded
  • blown-away
  • dumbfounded
  • flabbergasted
  • rendered speechless
  • startled
  • stunned
  • stupefied
  • flustered
  • overcome
  • rattled
  • upset
  • shook-up
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How to use jolted in a sentence

Fuller says that they were terribly jolted, and seemed to bounce altogether from the track, but lighted on the rails in safety.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
He buckled dizzily with weakness and nausea, but then an invisible force jolted him upright and motionless.
RESTRICTED TOOLMALCOLM B. MOREHART
He jolted to a halt, cut the engine and wiped a red bandana over his wrinkled, sweating face.
RESTRICTED TOOLMALCOLM B. MOREHART
They jolted him back to life with stimulant injections and vigorous slaps and resumed working on him.
SECURITYPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
Something had jolted the specialist in British Columbia timber and paralyzed his business nerve centers.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The horses set off at a fast trot, and the rig jolted furiously among the ruts.
THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
Suddenly the wheels jolted on a rubble of loose stones; the carriage was swung sideways.
VILLA RUBEIN AND OTHER STORIESJOHN GALSWORTHY
"Jolted up a little, that's all," answered Matt, stopping to pick up his cap.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
She went up and up, like a deer, whilst the trap jolted and swung from side to side.
MY NEW CURATEP.A. SHEEHAN
He was jolted considerably, although no particular damage was done, and got into the tonneau with a wild scramble.
MOTOR MATT'S MYSTERYSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO JOLTED

  • amazed
  • astonished
  • astounded
  • blown-away
  • dumbfounded
  • flabbergasted
  • jolted
  • rendered speechless
  • startled
  • stunned
  • stupefied
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.