1. crucifixion

noun. ['ˌkruːsɪˈfɪkʃən'] 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.


  • executing
  • execution
  • death penalty

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Rhymes with Crucifixion

  • contradiction
  • jurisdiction
  • constriction
  • restriction
  • interdiction
  • dereliction
  • benediction
  • prediction
  • nonfiction
  • infliction
  • conviction
  • depiction
  • affliction
  • friction
  • eviction
  • addiction
  • fiction
  • diction

How do you pronounce crucifixion?

Pronounce crucifixion as ˌkrusɪˈfɪkʃən.

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How do you spell crucifixion? Is it crucifiction ?

A common misspelling of crucifixion is crucifiction

Sentences with crucifixion

1. Noun, singular or mass
Seeing the crucifixion story in the parts of the passion flower gave the flower its name.

Quotes about crucifixion

1. The primary source of the appeal of Christianity was Jesus - His incarnation, His life, His crucifixion, and His resurrection.
- Kenneth Scott Latourette

2. Whatever one man does, it is as if all men did it. For that reason, it is not unfair that one disobedience in a garden should contaminate all humanity; for that reason it is not unjust that the crucifixion of a single Jew should be sufficient to save it.
- Jorge Luis Borges, Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings

2. crucifixion

noun. ['ˌkruːsɪˈfɪkʃən'] the infliction of extremely painful punishment or suffering.


  • torture
  • torturing