What does the word stricken mean?

Usage examples for stricken

  1. But she felt guilty and conscience- stricken. – The Pastor's Wife by Elizabeth von Arnim
  2. I never saw a more grief- stricken man. – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  3. But, now that her clear old friend is stricken, she has lost her self- control for the first time. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers