shocked

adj.
VERBS
appear, be, feel, look, sound
ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.
badly (esp. BrE), deeply (esp. BrE), genuinely, greatly, profoundly, terribly, truly

The passengers were badly shocked but unharmed.

absolutely, completely, thoroughly (esp. AmE), totally, utterly (esp. AmE)
almost
a little, slightly, etc.
mildly
clearly, visibly
PREPOSITION
at

They were shocked at how the children had been treated.

by

She was visibly shocked by the conditions she witnessed in the camp.

Shocked is used with these nouns: ↑disbelief, ↑expression, ↑face, ↑gasp, ↑look, ↑silence, ↑tone

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • shocked — adjective 1 feeling surprised and upset by something very unexpected and unpleasant (+ at): We were shocked at their terrible working conditions. | shocked to see/hear/learn etc: I was very shocked to hear of Brian s death. 2 a shocked silence a… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • shocked */ — UK [ʃɒkt] / US [ʃɑkt] adjective 1) a) very surprised and upset by something bad that happens unexpectedly We were deeply shocked to hear of his sudden death. They listened in shocked silence. b) very offended or embarrassed by something that you… …   English dictionary

  • Shocked — Shock Shock, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Shocked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shocking}.] [OE. schokken; cf. D. schokken, F. choquer, Sp. chocar. [root]161. Cf. {Chuck} to strike, {Jog}, {Shake}, {Shock} a striking, {Shog}, n. & v.] 1. To give a shock to; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shocked — un·shocked; shocked; …   English syllables

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