culture shock definition

  • noun:
    • a disorder of confusion and anxiety affecting a person all of a sudden subjected to an alien tradition or milieu.
    • A state of nervous confusion experienced by somebody subjected to an alien or unknown environment.
    • an ailment of disorientation impacting a person who is abruptly confronted with an unfamiliar tradition or life style or set of attitudes
    • A condition of confusion and anxiety affecting an individual all of a sudden confronted with an alien culture or milieu.
    • circumstances of anxious confusion skilled by somebody confronted with an alien or unfamiliar environment.
    • a disorder of disorientation affecting an individual who is all of a sudden subjected to an unfamiliar culture or lifestyle or collection of attitudes

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