1 surprising, astounding, astonishing, amazing, striking, stupefying, numbing, sudden, unexpected, electrifying, startling, Colloq mind-boggling, mind-blowing:
It was shocking to see the way the neighbourhood had deteriorated.
2 disgusting, revolting, nauseating, nauseous, sickening, repulsive, abominable, hideous, horrible, horrifying, horrific, horrid, foul, loathsome, abhorrent, ghastly, hideous, unspeakable, dreadful, distressing, outrageous, appalling, monstrous, scandalous:
The conditions in the concentration camps were shocking.
be, seem, sound | find sth
deeply, extremely, very
a deeply shocking and painful discovery
| quite, rather, slightly
His attitude was shocking to her.
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