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Synonyms for stricken
ˈstrɪk ənstrick·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. afflicted, strickenadjective

    grievously affected especially by disease

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

    Antonyms:
    well, unaffected

  2. smitten, stricken, struckadjective

    (used in combination) affected by something overwhelming

    "conscience-smitten"; "awe-struck"

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

    Antonyms:
    well, unaffected

  3. laid low(p), strickenadjective

    put out of action (by illness)

    Antonyms:
    well, unaffected

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. strickenadjective

    Synonyms:
    struck, smitten, wounded, afflicted

  2. strickenadjective

    Synonyms:
    advanced (in years), far gone

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3153affected
#6999struck
#9353impaired
#19412doomed
#21700potty
#24108stricken
#24238devastated
#28700afflicted
#46397smitten
#46890bereaved
#69039enamored
#83110infatuated

How to use stricken in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Qi Xiaolong:

    As we're facing the shortage of virus test-kits in Wuhan and other virus-stricken areas near it (or the shortage of professional testing staff), current case-confirming procedures cannot meet the requirement of diagnosis and treatment.

  3. Qi Xiaolong:

    The biggest advantage of CT scans is 'fast' – we can see the results immediately, as we're facing the shortage of virus test-kits in Wuhan and other virus-stricken areas near it (or the shortage of professional testing staff), current case-confirming procedures cannot meet the requirement of diagnosis and treatment.

  4. 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.

  5. William Faulkner:

    The dark world seemed to lie stricken beneath the cold moon and the lidless stars.


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