be struck by something

be struck by something
if you are struck by with something, it seems unusual, interesting, or impressive to you

The first time I saw her I was struck by her beauty.

Thesaurus: to be, or to become interested in somethingsynonym
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  • (be) struck by something — be ˈstruck by/on/with sb/sth idiom (informal) to be impressed or interested by sb/sth; to like sb/sth very much • I was struck by her youth and enthusiasm. • We re not very struck on that new restaurant …   Useful english dictionary

  • (be) struck on something — be ˈstruck by/on/with sb/sth idiom (informal) to be impressed or interested by sb/sth; to like sb/sth very much • I was struck by her youth and enthusiasm. • We re not very struck on that new restaurant …   Useful english dictionary

  • (be) struck with something — be ˈstruck by/on/with sb/sth idiom (informal) to be impressed or interested by sb/sth; to like sb/sth very much • I was struck by her youth and enthusiasm. • We re not very struck on that new restaurant …   Useful english dictionary

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