Examples of shocker in a Sentence
The ending of the movie is a real shocker.
Their divorce was a shocker.
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Politics were unavoidable after last year’s election shocker, but thrilling performances made it a little easier to collectively cope.
The real shocker of the bunch – the Oklahoma City Thunder robbing the Indiana Pacers of Paul George and adding Carmelo Anthony to a lineup featuring MVP Russell Westbrook – is television’s version of the page-turner.
On Saturday, in a shocker, the four-year-old Cougar program scraped past Aledo, 20-19.
Carman, the top high school football player in the state wearing a Clemson visor, was a shocker.
That unit had struggled in both losses this season and was coming off a rough outing in the shocker at Iowa … then came Saturday against Michigan State, when starters Jerome Baker and Dante Booker were both surprisingly unavailable.
Another shocker: Most men call the truce. Drum roll, please.
Since the Troy shocker, LSU has found a little more giddy up in SEC wins over Florida, Auburn and Ole Miss.
There's also a shout for Victor Lindelof, who came on for Manchester United against Huddersfield and had a shocker, completely avoiding a long ball as Laurent Depoitre pounced to score.
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