Meaning of crucifier in English:

crucifier

noun

See crucify

  • ‘As the world's other empires have collapsed, the structures have stood out ever more clearly for what they are: the vestigial remnants, not of the crucified, but of the crucifiers.’
  • ‘Incidentally, who knew the Greeks were crucifiers?’
  • ‘He argues that the crucifiers of Christ were not evil in crucifying Jesus.’
  • ‘We can identify both with the crucified Christ and with the crucifier, depending on our circumstances.’

Pronunciation

crucifier

/ˈkruːsɪfʌɪə/