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Definición de “strike sb down” en inglés

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strike sb down

verb uk phrasal verb with strike   /straɪk/ (struck, struck) us  
If someone is struck down, they die suddenly or start to suffer from a serious illness: It's a tragedy that these young people were struck down in their prime. He was struck down by polio when he was a teenager.
Traducciones de “strike sb down”
en chino (tradicionál) 使(某人)猝然死去, 使(某人)病倒…
en chino (simplificado) 使(某人)猝然死去, 使(某人)病倒…
(Definition of strike sb down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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