- shock tactics
- shock tactics ► PLURAL NOUN ▪ the use of sudden violent or extreme action to shock someone into doing something.
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shock tactics — plural noun 1. Orig tactics of cavalry attacking in masses and depending for their effect on the force of impact 2. Any course of action aimed at achieving an object by means of suddenness and overwhelming force (figurative) • • • Main Entry:… … Useful english dictionary
shock tactics — shock ,tactics noun plural the use of shocking images or descriptions to force people to think about something or do something … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
Shock tactics — [ First Crusade displaying a heavy cavalry implementation of the shock tactics] Shock tactics, shock tactic or Shock attack is the name of an offensive maneuver in battle in which the attacking forces engage into close combat with extreme action… … Wikipedia
shock tactics — Synonyms and related words: aerial tactics, aggravated assault, aggression, airborne tactics, amphibious attack, applied tactics, armed assault, armored tactics, assailing, assailment, assault, attack, banzai attack, barrier tactics, blitz,… … Moby Thesaurus
shock tactics — plural noun the use of sudden violent or extreme action to shock someone into doing something … English new terms dictionary
shock tactics — noun (plural) methods of achieving what you want by deliberately shocking someone … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
shock tactics — UK / US noun [plural] the use of shocking images or descriptions to force people to think about something or to do something … English dictionary
shock tactics — /ˈʃɒk tæktɪks/ (say shok taktiks) plural noun a method of attack by mobile units in which the suddenness, violence, and massed weight of the first impact produce the main effect … Australian English dictionary
Shock Tactics (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Shock Tactics Type = studio Artist = Samson Released = 1981 Recorded = 1981 Genre = Heavy metal NWOBHM Length = 39:46 Label = Producer = Last album = Head on (1980) This album = Shock Tactics (1981) Next album = Before the… … Wikipedia
Shock advertising — is a type of advertising generally regarded as one that “deliberately, rather than inadvertently, startles and offends its audience by violating norms for social values and personal ideals.” [Dahl, Darren W. et al.… … Wikipedia