Synonyms of crucifixion


1. crucifixion, execution, executing, capital punishment, death penalty

usage: the act of executing by a method widespread in the ancient world; the victim's hands and feet are bound or nailed to a cross

2. Crucifixion

usage: the death of Jesus by crucifixion

3. crucifixion, excruciation, torture, torturing

usage: the infliction of extremely painful punishment or suffering

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