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crucify

US [ˈkrusɪˌfaɪ]
UK [ˈkruːsɪfaɪ]
  • v.把(某人)钉(或捆)在木十字架上处死;严厉批评;严惩;折磨
  • Web钉在十字架上;十字架上钉死;迫害
Simple Present:crucifies  Present Participle:crucifying  Past Tense:crucified  
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v.
1.
~ sb
把(某人)钉(或捆)在木十字架上处死to kill sb as a punishment by fastening them to a wooden cross
2.
(informal)
~ sb
严厉批评;严惩;折磨to criticize or punish sb very severely
The prime minister was crucified in the press for his handling of the affair.
首相因处理此事的方式而受到新闻界的严厉抨击。

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