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Definition of sacrifice
- Sacrifice n
- The act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc. [syn: {forfeit}, {forfeiture}]
- Personnel that are sacrificed (e.g., surrendered or lost in order to gain an objective)
- A loss entailed by giving up or selling something at less than its value; "he had to sell his car at a considerable sacrifice"
- The act of killing (an animal or person) in order to propitiate a deity [syn: {ritual killing}]
- (sacrifice) an out that advances the base runners v
- Endure the loss of; "He gave his life for his children"; "I gave two sons to the war" [syn: {give}]
- Kill or destroy; "The animals were sacrificed after the experiment"; "The general had to sacrifice several soldiers to save the regiment"
- Sell at a loss
- Make a sacrifice of; in religious rituals
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