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smite

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsmitesmite /smaɪt/ verb (past tense smote /sməʊt $ smoʊt/, past participle smitten /ˈsmɪtn/) [transitive]  1 HIT old use to hit something with a lot of force2 biblicalDESTROY to destroy, attack, or punish someone→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
smiteThe trees are splintered, crushed, and broken, as if smitten by thunderbolts.She waited for realisation, for pain to smite her.Then, without warning, a tremendous blast smote the city, knocking pedestrians to the ground.
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Verb table
smite
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysmite
he, she, itsmites
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysmote
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave smitten
he, she, ithas smitten
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad smitten
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill smite
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have smitten
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam smiting
he, she, itis smiting
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you, we, theyare smiting
Past
I, he, she, itwas smiting
you, we, theywere smiting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been smiting
he, she, ithas been smiting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been smiting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be smiting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been smiting
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