Sentence Examples

  • They are poverty-stricken, and easily fall victim to fever.
  • Stricken, she wrapped her arms around her knees and began to cry.
  • Henry, stricken with sore disease, was unable to reap the advantage.
  • Here he remained for the rest of his life, with occasional visits to Honolulu, until he became stricken with leprosy in 1885.
  • It was his view that "the attainment of human rights in the fullest sense cannot be achieved so long as hundreds of millions of poverty-stricken people lack the basic necessities for life."

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