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Sacrifice | Definition of Sacrifice by Merriam-Webster

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the act of giving up something that you want to keep especially in order to get or do something else or to help someone. : an act of killing a person or animal in a ...

sacrifice - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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Though no longer used only in a religious context, sacrifice comes from the Latin sacra and facere, meaning "to perform sacred rites." If you've studied ancient ...

sacrifice Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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sacrifice definition, meaning, what is sacrifice: to give up something that is valuable to you in order to help another person: . Learn more.

Sacrifice | Define Sacrifice at Dictionary.com

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Sacrifice definition, the offering of animal, plant, or human life or of some material possession to a deity, as in propitiation or homage. See more.

Sacrifice - definition of sacrifice by The Free Dictionary

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a. The act of offering something to a deity in propitiation or homage, especially the ritual slaughter of an animal or a person. b. A victim offered in this way. 2. a.

sacrifice - definition of sacrifice in English from the Oxford dictionary

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Meaning, pronunciation and example sentences, English to English reference content. ... 1.1An animal, person, or object offered in the act of sacrifice: a flat cake ...

Sacrifice dictionary definition | sacrifice defined - YourDictionary

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The definition of a sacrifice is an offering or a giving up of something. An example of sacrifice is a live animal given to honor a diety. An example of sacrifice is a ...

Sacrifice. - Definition and Meaning, Bible Dictionary

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Sacrifice | Definition, meaning & more | Collins Dictionary

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Sacrifice | a surrender of something of value as a means of gaining something more desirable or of preventing some evil | Definition, pronunciation, examples ...

Definition of sacrifice - Merriam-Webster's Student Dictionary

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Etymology: Middle English sacrifice "the act of offering something to God or a god ," from early French sacrifice (same meaning), from Latin sacrificium "sacrifice," ...

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sac·ri·fice
[sak-ruh-fahys]
NOUN
1.
the offering of animal, plant, or human life or of some material possession to a deity, as in propitiation or homage.
2.
the person, animal, or thing so offered.
3.
the surrender or destruction of something prized or desirable for the sake of something considered as having a higher or more pressing claim.
4.
the thing so surrendered or devoted.
5.
a loss incurred in selling something below its value.
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