Translations & Examples
shocking (also: abhorrent, abominable, agonizing, alien, awful, bilious, ghastly, gruesome, hair-raising, heinous)
expand_more De levensomstandigheden waren er afschuwelijk en schrikbarend.
Dankzij de schokkende Nederlandse film werden wij geconfronteerd met het afschuwelijk leed van het transport van paarden bij de grens van Italië.
expand_more Ik vind dat dit citaat een paternalistische houding weerspiegelt, die stuitend is.
Het is echter stuitend dat de PPE-DE-Fractie tegen een dergelijke maatregel is.
Stuitend zijn evenzeer de teksten van anti-Hongaarse graffiti.
Context sentences for "shocking" in Dutch
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EnglishThe varying chances of survival for, for example, bladder cancer are shocking.
EnglishI think that this quote reflects an authoritative attitude which is quite shocking.
EnglishAnd again, that was very shocking to many Twitter users, but it shouldn't be.
EnglishWhat we have witnessed in this case has, in fact, been quite shocking.
EnglishI hope I am not shocking anyone by saying that it is not as easy as that.
EnglishThe day before, a Hungarian girl from Subotica/ Szabadka made a shocking discovery.
EnglishA shocking number of children are addicted to drugs, alcohol, nicotine and medicines.
EnglishThe reports of ill-treatment of prisoners is absolutely shocking.
EnglishHowever, it is shocking that the PPE-DE Group opposes such a move.
EnglishI find the large number of irregularities in the sphere of structural support shocking.
EnglishThere are also shocking examples in terms of sanctions and embargoes.
EnglishThe World Population Report for 2002, which has just appeared, contains some shocking figures.
EnglishWe don't know how important hand washing is for flu -- shocking.
EnglishArgentina is a shocking illustration of where neoliberalism will take us.
EnglishThe figures published by the University of Basra for the region are shocking.
EnglishAll in all, we are seeing shocking breaches of human rights here.
EnglishIn his state of the union address, President Bush displayed a shocking belligerence.
EnglishThe European Institutions cannot turn a blind eye to this shocking figure.
EnglishReports from Chechnya are still extremely shocking to us all.
EnglishThe resolutions at hand contain shocking facts in this respect.
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