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jolt·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rough, rocky, bumpy, jolty, jolting, jumpyadjective

    causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements

    "a rough ride"

    Synonyms:
    bumpy, approximative, rough, highly strung, pugnacious, bouldered, approximate, gravelly, rocky, bouldery, edgy, uptight, fierce, harsh, overstrung, high-strung, restive, nervy, scratchy, stony, crude, jumpy, boisterous, grating, jolty, raspy, unsmooth, jittery, uncut, rasping

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. joltingnoun

    Synonyms:
    jolt, shaking

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#18042stony
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#32636bumpy
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#53996uptight
#59577scratchy
#60245boisterous
#68434gravelly
#72642jittery
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#147394rasping
#181393nervy
#241914approximative

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  1. Dylan Taylor:

    You're essentially blowing the two vehicles apart, it's pretty violent. It kind of felt like a little bit of a slow motion car crash, maybe. Very, very jolting. So that was a bit of a surprise.

  2. George Miller:

    One of the most jolting experiences of my life was to go to SXSW and watch 'Road Warrior: Mad Max 2' in a newly minted print for the first time in 32 years and then showing scenes from 'Fury Road' all these years later, it was a kind of a time travel. It was a strange but powerful experience.

  3. Dan Gelber:

    For me, it's jolting because, look, I'm Jewish. ... The idea that there are people out there who just are willing to spout out hate simply because who I am, is jolting to anybody.

  4. Mickey Mehta:

    Life is astounding and not strange. If one thing is certain that is change, guide and choreograph the dance of creativity and save yourself from helpless captivity. Winds of change will allow you to give all you have and receive all you can with grace. Let change be seamless and not at a jolting pace. Be aware in the moment of change as it will determine your fall or rise, choreograph the change to MickeyMize.

  5. National Weather Service:

    We get two to three of these cold snaps every year, we are heading into the coldest air of the season, it will feel jolting.


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