SHOCKED: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for SHOCKED?

Need another word that means the same as “shocked”? Find 3 synonyms and 30 related words for “shocked” in this overview.

The synonyms of “Shocked” are: aghast, appalled, dismayed

Shocked as an Adjective

Definitions of "Shocked" as an adjective

According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “shocked” as an adjective can have the following definitions:

  • Struck with fear, dread, or consternation.

Synonyms of "Shocked" as an adjective (3 Words)

aghastFilled with horror or shock.
She winced aghast at his cruelty.
appalledGreatly dismayed or horrified.
I am absolutely appalled that anyone should be attacked in this manner.
dismayedStruck with fear, dread, or consternation.

Associations of "Shocked" (30 Words)

abominableVery bad; terrible.
Abominable treatment of prisoners.
afraidFeeling fear or anxiety; frightened.
Suddenly looked afraid.
aghastStruck with fear, dread, or consternation.
She winced aghast at his cruelty.
alarmedExperiencing a sudden sense of danger.
amazeAffect with wonder.
He has been amazed by the quality of the employees at the bank.
amazedFilled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock.
He was amazed at how modern everything was.
astonishAffect with wonder.
You never fail to astonish me.
astonishedFilled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock.
I stood enthralled astonished by the vastness and majesty of the cathedral.
astoundedFilled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock.
Astounded viewers wept at the pictures from the Oklahoma City bombing.
astoundingBewildering or striking dumb with wonder.
The summit offers astounding views.
bemusePuzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone.
He was bemused by what was happening.
bemusedPuzzled, confused, or bewildered.
As distant and bemused as a professor listening to the prattling of his freshman class.
confusedMentally confused unable to think with clarity or act intelligently.
A confused set of instructions.
dismayedStruck with fear, dread, or consternation.
fearfulFeeling or showing fear or anxiety.
They are fearful of the threat of nuclear war.
flabbergastedAs if struck dumb with astonishment and surprise.
The flabbergasted aldermen were speechless.
formidableInspiring fear.
The challenge was formidable.
perplexedCompletely baffled; very puzzled.
Perplexed language.
puzzledFilled with bewilderment.
The questioners were met with puzzled looks.
quizzical(of a person’s expression or behaviour) indicating mild or amused puzzlement.
He had a quizzical expression.
redoubtableInspiring fear- G.H.Johnston.
A tougher and more redoubtable adversary than the heel clicking jackbooted fanatic.
revitalizeImbue (something) with new life and vitality.
This food revitalized the patient.
scaredFearful; frightened.
I m scared stiff of flying.
shatteredRuined or disrupted.
Our shattered dreams of peace and prosperity.
shockingVery bad.
The most shocking book of its time.
skittish(of an animal, especially a horse) nervous or excitable; easily scared.
Skittish investors withdrew their money from equity markets.
startledFeeling or showing sudden shock or alarm.
Students startled by the teacher s quiet return.
surpriseCause to be surprised.
The news really surprised me.
surprisedFeeling or showing surprise.
Surprised by her student s ingenuity.
wonderingCharacterized by or expressive of admiration and amazement.
Unsure where she was leading to I cast her a wondering look.

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