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crucify

cru·ci·fy

crucify

 
pronunciation:
kru sih faI
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: crucified, crucifies, crucifying
definition 1: to execute by nailing or tying to a cross.
definition 2: to torment, defame, or persecute, esp. if unjustly.
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derivation: crucifier (n.)