Words nearby shell-shocked
How to use shell-shocked in a sentence
Their friends noticed, and asked Sabrine to talk to him to bring him out of his shell a little.
More recently, Boko Haram shocked the world by kidnapping 276 female students and threatened to traffic them.ISIS, Boko Haram, and the Growing Role of Human Trafficking in 21st Century Terrorism|Louise I. Shelley|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The lies of the government shocked us,” says Fatima, as the tears flow slowly from her eyes and down her cheek.
First, though, he has to be shocked into recognizing the barren waste of his spiritual life – by spirits.
The execution of two police officers in cold blood has shocked the city and driven a deeper wedge between the cops and the mayor.
Off flew the shell, seven miles it flew; over the Turkish Army from one sea into another.
He conducts this ceremony with the greatest solemnity, occasionally pronouncing these incantatory words, "Plate or shell, sah?"Physiology of The Opera|John H. Swaby (AKA "Scrici")
Fancy that enormous shell dropping suddenly out of the blue on to a ship's deck swarming with troops!
A Lowell factory-girl would consider this entirely out of character, and a New-York milliner would be shocked at the idea of it.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
She didn't move for a minute, and the shocked, stricken look in her eyes grew more intense.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair