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Smited vs. Smite

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Smitedverb

simple past tense and past participle of smite

Smiteverb

(archaic) To hit, to strike.

Smiteverb

To strike down or kill with godly force.

Smiteverb

To injure with divine power.

Smiteverb

To put to rout in battle; to overthrow by war.

Smiteverb

To afflict; to chasten; to punish.

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Smiteverb

To strike with love or infatuation.

‘Bob was smitten with Laura from the first time he saw her.’; ‘I was really smitten by the color combination, and soon repainted the entire house.’; ‘Who’d be smitten over a bird?’;

Smiteverb

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.

‘Whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.’; ‘And David . . . took thence a stone, and slang it, and smote the Philistine in his forehead.’;

Smiteverb

To cause to strike; to use as an instrument in striking or hurling.

‘Prophesy, and smite thine hands together.’; ‘Saul . . . smote the javelin into the wall.’;

Smiteverb

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.

Smiteverb

To put to rout in battle; to overthrow by war.

Smiteverb

To blast; to destroy the life or vigor of, as by a stroke or by some visitation.

‘The flax and the barly was smitten.’;

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Smiteverb

To afflict; to chasten; to punish.

‘Let us not mistake God's goodness, nor imagine, because he smites us, that we are forsaken by him.’;

Smiteverb

To strike or affect with passion, as love or fear.

‘The charms that smite the simple heart.’; ‘Smit with the love of sister arts we came.’;

Smiteverb

To strike; to collide; to beat.

‘The heart melteth, and the knees smite together.’;

Smitenoun

The act of smiting; a blow.

Smiteverb

inflict a heavy blow on, with the hand, a tool, or a weapon

Smiteverb

affect suddenly with deep feeling;

‘He was smitten with love for this young girl’;

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Smiteverb

cause pain or suffering in;

‘afflict with the plague’; ‘That debasement of the verbal currency that afflicts terms used in advertisement’;

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