Definition of 'shocking'
See also: shock
- glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism; "lurid details of the accident"
- 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"
Synonyms: disgraceful scandalous shameful