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be struck by (someone or something)
For someone or something to make a strong impression upon one. I was struck by Caitlin's poise in the interview—she's only 18, you know. Phil was struck by Alice's beauty the moment he saw her.
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be ˈstruck by/on/with somebody/something(informal) be impressed or interested by somebody/something; like somebody/something very much: I was struck by her youth and enthusiasm. ♢ We’re not very struck on that new bar.
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