crucified crucified  /ˈkru sə ˌfaɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) kill by nailing onto a cross
  2. (v) treat cruelly
  3. (v) hold within limits and control
  4. (v) criticize harshly or violently

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He's gonna let me be crucified again.
  2. Historians learned considerably more about its specifics in 1968, when the remains of a man crucified in his mid 30s were discovered north of Jerusalem with a 7-in.
  3. Instead of Christ being crucified, somehow his younger brother Isukiri ends up dying on the cross, while Jesus fled to Japan via Vladivostok and Alaska.

News

  1. Glenn Beck’s latest stunt - selling mason jar of President Obama in urine - VIDEO

    Attempting to make a point in the wake of a controversial painting that shows President Obamacrucified, Glenn Beck has put his own piece of art up for sale: a mason jar filled with ‘urine’ and a toy of Obama.
    on June 30, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  2. Author Anne Rice defends celebrity chef Paula Deen

    LOS ANGELES, June 25 (UPI) -- U.S. novelist Anne Rice said on Facebook celebrity chef Paula Deen is being "crucified" after she admitted she used the N-word regularly in the past.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: UPI

  3. Anne Rice says Paula Deen is being 'crucified'

    Anne Rice, the author of "Interview With the Vampire" and two books about the life of Jesus Christ, had never heard of celebrity chef Paula Deen until last Friday, but she believes the TV personality is being "crucified."        
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

Quotes

  1. "All I can say is when we first split, I said to Paul, 'I'm going to be crucified. ...... You know why we split. You know the truth. They don't need to know the details, but you need to stand up and say, I'm responsible for the breakdown of this...
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Heather Mills Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Asked what needed to be done to create a fairer test, Westwood replied: "Cut all the rough out. I asked my partners if I was out of order and they said: 'No, if you are slightly off line you are crucified'. In my opinion the rough is too thick...
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Lee Westwood Source: Scotsman

  3. "We don't say. We stay away," replied Nettles, laughing. "It's like honey, what do you want to be, a pariah? What do you want to be, crucified? It's a good thing in this country. We don't have to tell anybody. It's no one's business who we...
    on Aug 25, 2008 By: Jennifer Nettles Source: Washington Post

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