Translation of "stricken" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈstrɪk.ən/ us literary

suffering severely from the effects of something unpleasant

siniestrado, afligido, asolado
All the oil from the stricken tanker has now leaked into the sea.
My country has been stricken by war for the past five years.
He has been stricken with grief since the death of his wife.
emergency aid for famine-stricken countries
a poverty-stricken area

(Translation of “stricken” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈstrikən/

deeply affected, overwhelmed or afflicted

afligido, acongojado
In his youth he was stricken with a crippling disease
grief-stricken parents
panic-stricken crowds.

(Translation of “stricken” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)