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jolt


  6  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jolt  \Jolt\  (j[=o]lt),  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Jolted};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  Jolting.]  [Prob.  fr  jole,  joll,  jowl,  and  originally 
  meaning,  to  knock  on  the  head.  See  {Jowl}.] 
  To  shake  with  short,  abrupt  risings  and  fallings,  as  a 
  carriage  moving  on  rough  ground;  as  the  coach  jolts. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jolt  \Jolt\,  v.  t. 
  To  cause  to  shake  with  a  sudden  up  and  down  motion,  as  in  a 
  carriage  going  over  rough  ground,  or  on  a  high-trotting 
  horse;  as  the  horse  jolts  the  rider;  fast  driving  jolts  the 
  carriage  and  the  passengers. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jolt  \Jolt\,  n. 
  A  sudden  shock  or  jerk;  a  jolting  motion,  as  in  a  carriage 
  moving  over  rough  ground. 
 
  The  first  jolt  had  like  to  have  shaken  me  out  --Swift. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  jolt 
  n  1:  a  sudden  impact;  "the  door  closed  with  a  jolt"  [syn:  {jar}, 
  {jounce}] 
  2:  an  abrupt  spasmodic  movement  [syn:  {jerk},  {jerking}] 
  v  :  move  or  cause  to  move  with  a  sudden  jerky  motion  [syn:  {jar}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  JOLT 
 
  {Java  Open  Language  Toolkit} 
 
 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  JOLT 
  Java  OnLine  Transactions  (Java,  Bea,  OLTP) 
 
 




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