• crux

    The crux of a problem or argument is the most important or difficult part of it that affects everything else.

  • excruciating

    An injury that is excruciating is extremely painful.

  • cross

    travel across or pass over

  • crossfire

    a lively or heated interchange of ideas and opinions

  • crossword

    a puzzle in which words corresponding to numbered clues are to be found and written in to squares in the puzzle

  • crucial

    of extreme importance

  • cruciate

    shaped like a cross

  • crucifix

    representation of the cross on which Jesus died

  • crucifixion

    the act of executing by a method widespread in the ancient world

  • cruciform

    shaped like a cross

  • crucify

    kill by nailing onto a cross

  • crusade

    exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person

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