verb (used with object), smote or (Obsolete) smit; smit·ten or smit; smit·ing.
verb (used without object), smote or (Obsolete) smit; smit·ten or smit; smit·ing.
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Idioms for smite
Origin of smite
OTHER WORDS FROM smitesmit·er, noun
Words nearby smite
Example sentences from the Web for smiter
And He said, 'When thou art smitten on one cheek, turn the other to the smiter.'The House of Walderne|A. D. Crake
He was turning in a very literal sense his cheek to the smiter.The Squire's Daughter|Silas K(itto) Hocking
You and your charity and your loving-kindness, and your turning the cheek to the smiter and all the rest of it.Bye-Ways|Robert Smythe Hichens
Hitherto a shameful state of peace had left women in the hands of men, turning over the other cheek to the smiter.A Bed of Roses|W. L. George
Did I not with these eyes see the sword uplifted and the smiter strike?The Disowned, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton