planet-stricken

adjective
plan·​et-strick·​en | \ ˈpla-nət-ˌstri-kən How to pronounce planet-stricken (audio) \
variants: or planet-struck \ ˈpla-​nət-​ˌstrək How to pronounce planet-struck (audio) \

Definition of planet-stricken

1 archaic : affected by the influence of a planet
2 archaic : panic-stricken

First Known Use of planet-stricken

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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