crown of thorns definition

  • noun:
    • a mock top made of thorn branches that Roman soldiers positioned on Jesus before the Crucifixion
    • notably climbing bushy spurge of Madagascar having long woody spiny stems with few leaves and blossoms with scarlet bracts
    • any affliction that causes great suffering

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