jolt

  • 1 Jolt — may refer to: *Jolt Cola, a soft drink *Jolt gum, a caffeinated chewing gum from the makers of Jolt Cola *Jolt Online Gaming, a game server host, game network and broadband internet service provider *Jerk or surge, in physics, the third… …

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  • 2 Jolt — Cola in der in den USA erhältlichen Battery Bottle Jolt Cola ist eine Cola mit einem für Colagetränke überdurchschnittlich hohen Koffeingehalt von 317 mg/l[1]. Dieser ist nicht höher als bei mittelstarkem Kaffee. Jolt wurde 1986 in den USA… …

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  • 3 Jolt — Jolt, n. 1. A sudden shock or jerk; a jolting motion, as in a carriage moving over rough ground. [1913 Webster] The first jolt had like to have shaken me out. Swift. [1913 Webster] 2. A physical or psychological shock; see {jolt} v. t. senses 2… …

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  • 4 jolt — jolt·er; jolt·i·ness; jolt·less; jolt; jolt·ing·ly; …

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  • 5 jolt´er — jolt «johlt», verb, noun. –v.t. 1. to shake up; jar: »The wagon jolted us when the wheel went over the rocks. 2. Figurative. to shock or surprise suddenly. –v.i. to move with a shock or jerk: »The car jolted across the rough ground. –n. 1. a jar …

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  • 6 Jolt — Jolt, v. t. 1. To cause to move with a sudden motion, especially an up and down motion, as in a carriage going over rough ground, or on a high trotting horse; as, the horse jolts the rider; fast driving jolts the carriage and the passengers.… …

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  • 7 Jolt — (j[=o]lt), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jolted}; p. pr. & vb. n. Jolting.] [Prob. fr. jole, joll, jowl, and orig. meaning, to knock on the head. See {Jowl}.] To shake with short, abrupt risings and fallings, as a carriage moving on rough ground; as, the… …

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  • 8 jolt — [n] surprise; sudden push blow, bombshell*, bounce, bump, clash, collision, concussion, double whammy*, impact, jar, jerk, jog, jounce, jump, kick, lurch, percussion, punch, quiver, reversal, setback, shake, shock, shot, start, surprise,… …

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  • 9 jolt — [jōlt] vt. [earlier jot, to jog, bump, of echoic orig: prob. infl. by obs. jowl, to strike] 1. to shake up or jar, as with a bumpy ride or sharp blow 2. to shock or surprise vi. to move along in a bumpy, jerky manner n. 1. a sudden jerk or shake …

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  • 10 jolt — index bombshell, collision (accident), discompose, impetus, jostle (bump into), perturb, strike ( …

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  • 11 jolt — n jar, shock, *impact, impingement, collision, clash, concussion, percussion Analogous words: shaking or shake, rocking or rock, convulsing or convulsion (see corresponding verbs at SHAKE) …

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  • 12 jolt — ► VERB 1) push or shake abruptly and roughly. 2) shock (someone) into taking action. ► NOUN 1) an act of jolting. 2) a surprise or shock. ORIGIN of unknown origin …

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  • 13 jolt|y — «JOHL tee», adjective. that jolts; jolting …

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  • 14 jolt — ▪ I. jolt jolt 1 [dʒəʊlt ǁ dʒoʊlt] noun [countable] a shock that causes prices and markets to change suddenly: • Many companies got a jolt from the attempted coup. • The crisis gave a jolt to the world energy markets.   [m0] ▪ II. jolt jolt 2 …

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  • 15 jolt — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ nasty, severe, sharp, sickening, sudden, violent ▪ little, slight VERB + JOLT …

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  • 16 jolt — jolter, n. joltingly, adv. joltless, adj. /johlt/, v.t. 1. to jar, shake, or cause to move by or as if by a sudden rough thrust; shake up roughly: The bus jolted its passengers as it went down the rocky road. 2. to knock sharply so as to dislodge …

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  • 17 jolt — jolt1 [dʒəult US dʒoult] v [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: Perhaps from joll to hit (15 19 centuries) + jot to knock against (16 19 centuries)] 1.) [I and T] to move suddenly and roughly, or to make someone or something move in this way = ↑jerk ▪ We… …

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  • 18 Jolt — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le terme Jolt peut désigner: Jolt (ou Jerk), la dérivée d un vecteur accélération par rapport au temps Jolt, un personnage fictif de la série animée… …

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  • 19 jolt — I n. shock 1) a severe jolt 2) a jolt to (it was a jolt to her pride) II v. (D; tr.) to jolt out of (she was finally jolted out of her depression) * * * [dʒəʊlt] [ shock ] a severe jolt a jolt to (it was a jolt to her pride) (D;tr.) to jolt out… …

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  • 20 jolt — I UK [dʒəʊlt] / US [dʒoʊlt] noun [countable] Word forms jolt : singular jolt plural jolts 1) a) a sudden strong feeling that does not last long, especially one of surprise or fear I realized with a jolt that she was staring at me. a jolt of… …

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