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verb as in destroy


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Example Sentences

I was smitten with their work and wanted to share it because they offer a glimpse of a world beyond our own worries.

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How many vulgar tones my doubtful earWould smite, with deep disgust inspiring me,With doubt tormented, holding hard my breath!

It seemed every moment as if the prodigious paw of the grizzly would smite him to the earth, when no human power could save him.

Does not your heart smite you when you think of the country which gave you birth?'

Then he assoiled them and blessed them, giving them for penance, to smite their best.

I coloured, partly with the praise and partly because I was wondering how many Smite-and-spare-nots I was worth.

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On this page you'll find 53 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to smite, such as: afflict, attack, belt, blast, buffet, and chasten.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.