Origin of jolt
OTHER WORDS FROM joltjolter, nounjolt·ing·ly, adverbjoltless, adjectiveun·jolt·ed, adjective
How to use jolt in a sentence
The yellow representing a jolt or spark and the grey symbolizing composure and stillness.Shop Style Finds Inspired By Pantone’s Official Colors of 2021|Nandi Howard|December 11, 2020|Essence.com
Perhaps that’s why I keep coming back to this collection for what feels like a little jolt of hope for my fantasy kitchen.I Can’t Stop Looking at These Outrageous Dolce & Gabbana Kitchen Appliances|Stefania Orrù|December 10, 2020|Eater
Lamar Jackson’s return provides a much-needed jolt as Ravens run roughshod over Cowboys14.NFL Week 14 power rankings: Chiefs return to No. 1 after Steelers’ stunning loss|Mark Maske|December 9, 2020|Washington Post
Then, on Monday, we got a jolt of good vaccine news from Pfizer, sending value stocks higher.As COVID cases spike, all eyes are on this streaming giant|Bernhard Warner|November 13, 2020|Fortune
If you’re a runner, it’s impossible to see them and not feel a jolt of adrenaline.
In its presence--jolting, sudden, horrific—the monster is the monster of grief.
The current season has taken the characters through jolting changes.Michael Sheen’s Masterful Study of Sex and Insecurity|Caryn James|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They fall backwards into trenches, the camera jolting with the concussive force of the explosions.
The assumption was that an electric chair death would occur by jolting the heart into stopping.
Audiences can be jaded when it comes to horror novels, as they are used to jolting films.
To the girls, that jolting ride was like an adventure straight from the Arabian Nights.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
Night came upon us, labouring in black jolting seas, dashing them into white spray, and running away into dangerous unknown parts.
Our men were sent to the sea, three miles distant, on jolting arabas or tedious litters.
Bob lay upon some sacks in an ungainly attitude, and the jolting had not broken his heavy sleep.The Girl From Keller's|Harold Bindloss
Nevertheless, it is a bit jolting to realize, suddenly, that some one has been prying into your family history.The Colonel of the Red Huzzars|John Reed Scott