It's a bit of a shock to experience the reality of the cruise liner rather than the fantasy - especially when the reality is just as fantastic in its own way.
it was a shock to face such hostile attitudes when I arrived
Septic shock occurs when an infection has reached the blood stream.
Contraindications to the vaccines can be as severe as allergic shock , collapse, seizures, permanent brain injury or death.
The guard was treated in hospital for severe shock and facial injuries.
Shorter than any of the others, her head was adorned with a shock of black hair.
He lost his job after a shock defeat at the local elections in June.
A post-mortem examination showed he died from water on the lungs brought about by anaphylactic shock , or allergic reaction.
Michael showed me how to cut oats with the horse-drawn grain binder and shock the bundles to dry.
And so nobody else has to go through this experience and the shock initially when that happens.