a device for damping sudden and rapid motion, as the recoil of a spring-mounted object from shock.
any device designed to absorb mechanical shock, esp one fitted to a motor vehicle to damp the recoil of the suspension springs
noun 1. bungee cord. noun 1. an elasticized cord, typically with a hook at each end, used to bind items or packages together, to secure a suitcase to a wheeled carrier, etc.
noun 1. a thick, bushy mass, as of hair. 2. Also, shock dog. a dog with long, shaggy hair. adjective 3. shaggy, as hair. verb 1. to experience or cause to experience extreme horror, disgust, surprise, etc: the atrocities shocked us, she shocks easily 2. to cause a state of shock in (a person) 3. […]
noun 1. a sudden and violent blow or impact; collision. 2. a sudden or violent disturbance or commotion: the shock of battle. 3. a sudden or violent disturbance of the mind, emotions, or sensibilities: The burglary was a shock to her sense of security. The book provided a shock, nothing more. 4. the cause of […]
noun 1. a person or thing that shocks. 2. a sensational novel, play, etc. noun 1. a thick, bushy mass, as of hair. 2. Also, shock dog. a dog with long, shaggy hair. adjective 3. shaggy, as hair. noun (informal) 1. a person or thing that shocks or horrifies 2. a sensational novel, film, or […]