Stricken

Definition of Stricken

Strick´en
p. p. & a.1.Struck; smitten; wounded; as, the stricken deer.
2.Worn out; far gone; advanced. See Strike, v. t., 21.
Abraham was old and well stricken in age.
- Gen. xxiv. 1.
3.Whole; entire; - said of the hour as marked by the striking of a clock.
He persevered for a stricken hour in such a torrent of unnecessary tattle.
- Sir W. Scott.
Speeches are spoken by the stricken hour, day after day, week, perhaps, after week.
- Bayne.

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