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Synonyms for stricken
ˈstrɪk ənstrick·en

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  1. afflicted, strickenadjective

    grievously affected especially by disease

    struck, laid low(p), afflicted, impaired, smitten

    well, unaffected

  2. smitten, stricken, struckadjective

    (used in combination) affected by something overwhelming

    "conscience-smitten"; "awe-struck"

    smitten, taken with(p), laid low(p), soft on(p), infatuated, afflicted, enamored, struck, potty, in love

    well, unaffected

  3. laid low(p), strickenadjective

    put out of action (by illness)

    well, unaffected

Dictionary of English Synonymes4.0 / 1 vote

  1. strickenadjective

    struck, smitten, wounded, afflicted

  2. strickenadjective

    advanced (in years), far gone

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  1. Evgeny Buzhinsky:

    Regarding the possible impact ofthis incident onthe further developments ofthe operation inSyria, I think that fromnow on, our pilots will be more attentive and if the Turks continue behaving insuch a manner, Russia will have toresort toelectronic jamming and other warfare equipment, including special aircraft withspecial equipment onboard, inorder toprotect our pilots frombeing stricken withmissiles.

  2. Mona Hardin:

    Just trying to... bring it into reality, that this has happened to my son, grief stricken isn't the word, it's horrific, it's so evil.

  3. Tiffany Davila:

    Due to the lack of precipitation that we have had, it’s basically kindling, So, when you take the drought-stricken fuel coupled with the extreme heat, the wind that we’ve had this year and then — in some places, you know, where a fire may start — the topography, the terrain: all of that can go into how active a fire is.

  4. Emma Jones:

    There is something so magical and mysterious about the ocean -- sitting on a shore and staring at the sea can be incredibly soothing to a grief-stricken heart, i think to know that her name [ Ruby's ] has been handwritten on a surfboard, by someone who never knew her, alongside the names of so many others, would be incredibly comforting to her.

  5. Resident Hunt Frye:

    People were running from their houses with their pet cats and, you know, everybody was very panic-stricken, the thing that really struck me was the fear in the police officers' face( s) who were trying to kind of get traffic going. They were legitimately scared.

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