Czech translation: v jeho přítomnosti stavěl na odiv svůj kříž (své utrpení)
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English term or phrase:
paraded his cross at his attendance
v jeho přítomnosti stavěl na odiv svůj kříž (své utrpení)
Explanation: It is indeed difficult without context. It sounds almost like a Biblical reference, either being used literally or metaphorically (to describe Christ-like behavior, perhaps with an ironic tone). That's one possibility, at any rate. Can you give us more of the sentence? That might help.
Lenka United States Local time: 11:39 Native speaker of: Czech PRO pts in pair: 7