Example: A hitman STRUCK him DOWN as he entered the building.
(This verb is often used in the passive- He was struck down as he entered the building.)
Meaning: Make someone ill
Example: I was STRUCK DOWN with food poisoning.
(This verb is mostly used in the passive.)
Meaning: Disallow a law, decision, etc
Example: The Appeal Court STRUCK DOWN the lower court's ruling.
We have 7 phrasal verbs with 'STRIKE'
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