Stricken

Strick"en

(?), p. p. & a. from Strike. 1. Struck; smitten; wounded; as, the stricken deer. [See Strike, n.]
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2. Worn out; far gone; advanced. See Strike, v. t., 21.
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Abraham was old and well stricken in age.
Gen. xxiv. 1.
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3. Whole; entire; -- said of the hour as marked by the striking of a clock. [Scot.]
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He persevered for a stricken hour in such a torrent of unnecessary tattle.
Sir W. Scott.
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Speeches are spoken by the stricken hour, day after day, week, perhaps, after week.
Bayne.
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