Shocking

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  • giving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation; "scandalous behavior"; "the wicked rascally shameful conduct of the bankrupt"- Thackeray; "the most shocking book of its time"
  • glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism; "lurid details of the accident"

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  • Shocking: Shocking is an Australian bred Thoroughbred racehorse, trained by Mark Kavanagh, who won the 149th Melbourne Cup on 3 November 2009 by ...
  • Shocking (album): Shocking is an album by the all-girl Japanese rock band Tsu Shi Ma Mi Re . Their fourth full-length album, it was released in 2012. ...
  • Shocking Blue: Shocking Blue was a Dutch rock band from The Hague , the Netherlands , formed in 1967. Their biggest hit , "Venus ", went to No. ...
  • Venus (Shocking Blue song): "Venus" is a 1969 song by the Dutch band Shocking Blue which the group took to number one in nine countries in 1970. In 1986, the British ...
  • Nothing's Shocking: Nothing's Shocking is the second release and first studio album by the American rock band Jane's Addiction , released on August 23, 1988 ...
  • Most Shocking: Most Shocking is an American reality television show produced by Nash Entertainment and truTV Original Productions. It generally ...

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