How to Pronounce Smiting?

Correct pronunciation for the word "Smiting" is [smˈa͡ɪtɪŋ], [smˈa‍ɪtɪŋ], [s_m_ˈaɪ_t_ɪ_ŋ].

"Smiting" in context

Smiting is a term used in video games, mainly MOBAs and fighting games, that refers to the act of dealing immense damage to an enemy. Smiting is usually used to refer to incredibly powerful attacks that inflict large amounts of damage. Smiting is often done either by the player or a computer-controlled enemy, and usually has some sort of sound effect or animation that plays when it happens.

In MOBAs, smiting is usually performed by the player's champion and is used to gain an advantage over an enemy team. These include stunning an enemy or hitting them with a powerful area of effect damage ability.

Usage over time for Smiting:

This graph shows how "Smiting" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

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