Thesaurus / strike down

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I saw him strike down our father, while Lizzie fought to save him.

New National Fourth ReaderCharles J. Barnes and J. Marshall Hawkes

Occasionally, on the other hand, a Scot would leap out from the ranks and strike down horse or rider.

If I go out into the street and strike down a bawd—a thing lower than the lowest animal and more noxious—I hang.

You have no right to leap from the hedges of superstition and strike down the pioneers of the human race.

The GhostsRobert G. Ingersoll

To reach my favorite clearing I had to take to the fields on the left and strike down hill in the direction of the sea.

That hand had been ready to extend help to those in need, but it was equally ready to strike down an offender.

Southern HeartsFlorence Hull Winterburn

For it is better to strike down a few than bring a whole state to ruin as result of its licence.'

The Romance of Leonardo da VinciDmitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky

And what good will it do you to strike down those poor animals when they can be of no use to you?

Has a person in misfortune the right to strike down another who has had no part in making that misfortune?

We will not strike down its arm as long as yours is lifted against it.

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

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