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Definitions for stricken
ˈstrɪk ənstrick·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. afflicted, stricken(adj)

    grievously affected especially by disease

  2. smitten, stricken, struck(adj)

    (used in combination) affected by something overwhelming

    "conscience-smitten"; "awe-struck"

  3. laid low(p), stricken(adj)

    put out of action (by illness)


  1. stricken(Adjective)

    struck by something

  2. stricken(Adjective)

    disabled or incapacitated by something

  3. stricken(Adjective)

    removed or rubbed out

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stricken

    struck; smitten; wounded; as, the stricken deer

  2. Stricken(noun)

    worn out; far gone; advanced. See Strike, v. t., 21

  3. Stricken(verb)

    whole; entire; -- said of the hour as marked by the striking of a clock

  4. Stricken

    of Strike


  1. Stricken

    "Stricken" is a song by the American heavy metal band Disturbed. The song was released on July 25, 2005 as the second single from their third studio album Ten Thousand Fists. "Stricken" was certified gold in the United States by the Recording Industry Association of America on August 18, 2008 for selling 500,000 copies. It is one of the first of Disturbed's songs to include a guitar solo. The song is featured on Guitar Hero III and is featured again as part of the Disturbed track pack in Guitar Hero 5. The song is also a part of the Rock Band downloadable content catalog. The song was also featured in the Project Gotham Racing 4. The music video for the song was filmed in an abandoned hospital in which some scenes from the 1984 horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street were filmed. "Stricken" was used as official theme for WWE's PPV New Year's Revolution, in 2006.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Stricken

    strik′n (B.), pa.p. of strike.—Stricken in years, advanced in years.—A stricken hour, an hour as marked by the clock.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stricken in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stricken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of stricken in a Sentence

  1. President Obama:

    As we have more information, we'll let the public know, but in the meantime I'd ask all Americans to pray for the families who are grief stricken at this point, and I want everybody to understand we will be thorough and prompt in figuring out exactly what happened.

  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. Mason Parrish:

    Mason, I feel, is not going to just be remembered as this wonderful little boy who was stricken with this terrible disease. He’s going to be remembered as the kid who came up with the idea for this really cool movie.

  4. Stanley Patz:

    I'm so convinced that Pedro Hernandez kidnapped and killed my son, he's a guilty man who's been conscience-stricken due to his deeds and haunted by demons ever since that day.

  5. Lewis Mumford:

    A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession of such days is fatal to human life.

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