Word:

Smite

Pronunciation: smīt
v. t.1.To strike; to inflict a blow upon with the hand, or with any instrument held in the hand, or with a missile thrown by the hand; as, to smite with the fist, with a rod, sword, spear, or stone.
[imp. Smote (smōt), rarely Smit (smĭt); p. p. Smitten (smĭt"t'n), rarely Smit, or Smote; p. pr. & vb. n. Smiting (smīt"ĭng).]
2.To cause to strike; to use as an instrument in striking or hurling.
Prophesy, and smite thine hands together.
- Ezek. xxi. 14.
Saul . . . smote the javelin into the wall.
- 1 Sam. xix. 10.
3.To destroy the life of by beating, or by weapons of any kind; to slay by a blow; to kill; as, to smite one with the sword, or with an arrow or other instrument.
4.To put to rout in battle; to overthrow by war.
5.To blast; to destroy the life or vigor of, as by a stroke or by some visitation.
The flax and the barly was smitten.
- Ex. ix. 31.
6.To afflict; to chasten; to punish.
7.To strike or affect with passion, as love or fear.
The charms that smite the simple heart.
- Pope.
To smite off
to cut off.
To smite out
to knock out, as a tooth.
To smite with the tongue
to reproach or upbraid; to revile.
- Exod. xxi. 27.
v. i.1.To strike; to collide; to beat.
The heart melteth, and the knees smite together.
- Nah. ii. 10.
n.1.The act of smiting; a blow.
Verb1.smite - inflict a heavy blow on, with the hand, a tool, or a weapon
2.smite - affect suddenly with deep feeling; "He was smitten with love for this young girl"
3.smite - cause pain or suffering in; "afflict with the plague"; "That debasement of the verbal currency that afflicts terms used in advertisement"
Synonyms: afflict
affect, agonize, bang, bash, baste, bastinado, bat, belt, biff, birch, bonk, cane, catch, clap, clip, clobber, clout, club, clump, coldcock, come home to, cowhide, crack, crucify, cudgel, cut, deal, deal a blow, deck, ding, drub, excruciate, fetch, fetch a blow, flagellate, flail, flog, fustigate, give a whipping, give the stick, harrow, hit a clip, hit the mark, horsewhip, impress, impress forcibly, jab, knock cold, knock down, knock out, knout, lace, lash, lay on, let have it, make an impression, martyr, paste, pistol-whip, plunk, poke, pommel, rawhide, rock, scourge, sink in, slam, slog, slosh, slug, smack, snap, soak, sock, spank, strap, strike, strike at, strike hard, strike home, stripe, swat, swinge, swipe, switch, tell, thwack, torment, torture, traumatize, trounce, truncheon, try, wallop, whack, whale, wham, whip, whop, yerk
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