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Crucify

Cru´ci`fy   Pronunciation: ~f?
v. t.1.To fasten to a cross; to put to death by nailing the hands and feet to a cross or gibbet.
[imp. & p. p. Crucified (-f?d); p. pr. & vb. n. Crucifying.]
They cried, saying, Crucify him, cricify him.
- Luke xxiii. 21.
2.To destroy the power or ruling influence of; to subdue completely; to mortify.
3.To vex or torment.
Verb1.crucify - kill by nailing onto a cross; "Jesus Christ was crucified"
2.crucify - treat cruelly; "The children tormented the stuttering teacher"
3.crucify - criticize harshly or violently; "The press savaged the new President"; "The critics crucified the author for plagiarizing a famous passage"
Synonyms: savage, pillory
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