electric shock love

Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The physical reaction or shock caused by the flow of electricity through the body.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. trauma caused by the passage of electric current through the body (as from contact with high voltage lines or being struck by lightning); usually involves burns and abnormal heart rhythm and unconsciousness
  • n. the use of electricity to administer punishment or torture
  • n. a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.