A sudden jarring impact (synset 107353698)
"the door closed with a jolt"; "all the jars and jolts were smoothed out by the shock absorbers"
An abrupt spasmodic movement (synset 100336814)
hypernym: motility, motion, move, movement - a change of position that does not entail a change of location
Move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion (synset 201868851)
hypernym: move - move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motionsynonym: jar
Disturb (someone's) composure (synset 201766815)
"The audience was jolted by the play"
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