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  • penitent — I adjective apologetic, atoning, awakened, chastened, compunctious, conciliatory, conscience smitten, conscience stricken, contrite, expiatory, full of regrets, humble, making amends, penitential, piacular, plagued by conscience, propiatory,… …   Law dictionary

  • strike — {vb 1 Strike, hit, smite, punch, slug, slog, swat, clout, slap, cuff, box are comparable when they mean to come or bring into contact with or as if with a sharp blow. Strike, hit, and smite are the more general terms. Strike, the most general of… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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  • Examples of the motif of harmful sensation in fiction — This is a chronological list of examples of the motif of harmful sensation in modern fiction. Before 1901*In Stendhal s 1817 Naples and Florence: A Journey from Milan to Reggio , the eponymous Stendhal syndrome is outlined. *Edgar Allan Poe s… …   Wikipedia

  • smite — [c]/smaɪt / (say smuyt) verb (smote or, Obsolete, smit, smitten or smit, smiting) –verb (t) 1. to strike or hit hard, as with the hand, a stick or weapon, etc., or as the hand or a weapon does. 2. to deal (a blow, etc.) by striking hard. 3. to… …   Australian English dictionary

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