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shell-shocked

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1 suffering from high levels of physical and especially psychological stress
  • even after the long furlough, the returning soldiers still felt a little shell-shocked

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2 suffering from mental confusion
  • shell-shocked survivors who were in dire need of every kind of help

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“Shell-shocked.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shell-shocked. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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