be stricken


be stricken
index suffer (sustain loss)

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  • Stricken — Stricken, verb. regul. act. welches in einer doppelten Hauptbedeutung üblich ist. 1. Zunächst von Strick, und zwar in dessen Bedeutung eines Fall oder Fangestrickes, in einen solchen Strick verwickeln, damit fangen; in welchem Verstande es doch… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • Stricken (song) — Stricken Single by Disturbed from the album Ten Thousand Fists Released July 25, 2005 …   Wikipedia

  • Stricken (песня) — «Stricken» Сингл Disturbed из альбома Ten Thousand Fists Выпущен 25 июля, 2005 …   Википедия

  • Stricken — «Stricken» Sencillo de Disturbed del álbum Ten Thousand Fists Formato CD, 7 vinyl Género(s) Heavy metal Hard rock Duración 04:07 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Stricken — Strick en, p. p. & a. from {Strike}. 1. Struck; smitten; wounded; as, the stricken deer. Note: [See {Strike}, n.] [1913 Webster] 2. Worn out; far gone; advanced. See {Strike}, v. t., 21. [1913 Webster] Abraham was old and well stricken in age.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stricken — a past participle of strike, survives chiefly in compound adjectives such as grief stricken and panic stricken. In compositional uses such as Goya was stricken with a mysterious illness, it sounds archaic …   Modern English usage

  • Stricken — can refer to: *Stricken (film), 2005 film with Hayley Mills *Stricken (song), a song by Disturbed *Strike from the record, testimony or evidence disallowed from being legally considered …   Wikipedia

  • Stricken — Stricken, 1) aus einem Faden eine zusammenhängende, einem Gewebe ähnliche Arbeit dadurch fertigen, daß man den Faden mit Hülfe zweier od. mehrer Stricknadeln zu Maschen verschlingt. Die Stricknadeln sind schwächere od. stärkere, gewöhnlich 8–10… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • -stricken — [ strıkən ] suffix used with some nouns to describe people or things affected by serious problems or unpleasant emotions: poverty stricken grief stricken …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stricken — [strik′ən] vt., vi. alt. pp. of STRIKE adj. 1. struck or wounded, as by a missile 2. afflicted or affected, as by something painful or very distressing [the stricken man, a stricken conscience] 3. having the contents level with the top of a… …   English World dictionary

  • -stricken — UK US [strɪkən] suffix used with some nouns to describe people or things affected by serious problems or unpleasant emotions poverty stricken grief stricken Thesaurus: suffixeshyponym …   Useful english dictionary


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