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|present participle||striking back|
|past tense||struck back|
|past participle||struck back|
The most vulnerable are also those least able to strike back.
The bombing was apparently carried out by the Mafia to strike back at the Pope.
They threatened to strike back against the UN for the bombing raids.
This is the American English definition of strike back. View British English definition of strike back.
a plan or course of action that is not possible to achieve