stricken: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (strik'un), [key]
- a pp. of
- hit or wounded by a weapon, missile, or the like.
- beset or afflicted, as with disease, trouble, or sorrow: stricken areas; a stricken family.
- deeply affected, as with grief, fear, or other emotions.
- characterized by or showing the effects of affliction, trouble, misfortune, a mental blow, etc.: stricken features.
- stricken (Thesaurus)