What does stricken mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term stricken:

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.


  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

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