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Synonyms for smite

Synonyms for smite

inflict a heavy blow on, with the hand, a tool, or a weapon

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affect suddenly with deep feeling

cause physical pain or suffering in


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In Exodus 7:20, God made a point when "all the waters that were in the river were turned to blood." When that didn't convince the pharaoh to let Moses and his people go, God vowed in Exodus 8:2, "If thou refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite all thy borders with frogs."
The pool is fed by Smite Brook and is a haven for many birds, including tufted ducks, great crested grebes, shoveler and pochard.
The Lady Silvertree gains power and is able to smite some of the evil surrounding her, but even she cannot withstand the archwizard turned into The Serpant.
Set up high to soak in the country outlook is The Uplands at Smite Hill, Smite near Worcester, a well refurbished property available for pounds 355,000.
Interface, Inc., is offering a product designed to protect carpets from dust mites: Smite. When incorporated into the carpet backing, Smite, a special form of the insect control agent permethrin, has been proven to reduce the occurrence of dust mites in carpet by as much as 90 percent, for up to five years.
The Secret Service was accused in February of intimidating a college student who had written a satirical editorial asking Jesus to "smite" President George W.
This is why some people would like to remove pleas that God smite our enemies from the seder ritual.