fiery cross

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fiery cross

n
1. a burning cross, used as a symbol by the Ku Klux Klan
2. (Historical Terms) a wooden cross with ends charred or dipped in blood formerly used by Scottish Highlanders to summon the clans to battle
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We told how Stewart, 34, burned fiery crosses, has a Nazi shrine at his home and spent nine months in jail for making death threats to an Asian family.