Definition of "shocked" []

  • Very upset; in a state of shock (adjective)
  • Surprised and scandalized (adjective)
  • Surprised, startled, confused, or taken aback. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Simple past tense and past participle of shock. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "shocked" in a sentence
  • "Bill Donohue claimed to be shocked, *shocked* that anyone could possibly talk about the Holy Spirit that way, but he knows how Catholics talk when they think the priest isn't listening and sometimes when he is, and Amanda is just gesturing in the direction of the iceberg."
  • "We are shocked we tell you, absolutely shocked* that such a thing would happen."
  • "Does anyone know the official policy regarding blocking employee ... davesnyd: I am shocked, * shocked* that you would compare Monroe County to China."