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shocking

Synonyms of shocking in English:

adjective

  • 1 the news from Cambodia was shocking
    appalling, horrifying, horrific, dreadful, awful, frightful, terrible;
    odious, repugnant, disgusting, nauseating, sickening, loathsome;
    distressing, upsetting, disturbing, disquieting, unsettling;
    staggering, amazing, astonishing, startling, surprising
    informal gut-wrenching
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