Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) cross, crown of thorns (any affliction that causes great suffering) "that is his cross to bear"; "he bears his afflictions like a crown of thorns"
- S: (n) crown of thorns, Christ thorn, Christ plant, Euphorbia milii (somewhat climbing bushy spurge of Madagascar having long woody spiny stems with few leaves and flowers with scarlet bracts)
- S: (n) crown of thorns (a mock crown made of thorn branches that Roman soldiers placed on Jesus before the Crucifixion)