shock

(redirected from psychic shock)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Clint Eastwood once told me how vividly he recalls his jobless parents moving from town to town across a barren landscape and the psychic shock they suffered.
But the psychic shock waves of an event that once shook the world are still felt in his village, all that is left of what was once Wales.
Sceptics ridiculed his plan to raise pounds 5.2 trillion to end poverty by sponsoring organic farming in the world's poorest countries and scoffed at his notion that meditation groups, acting like psychic shock troops, could end conflict.