Sacrifice Synonyms and Antonyms

săk'rə-fīs'

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Synonyms for Sacrifice

An offering of a sacrifice, thanksgiving, etc. to God or a god
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To stop or desist; to quit
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Delivery into the possession of another, such as vacating of property by the tenant before the lease has terminated so that the landlord may consider termination to have occurred; the giving up of a claim or a right; yielding to the control or power of another; the return of an estate to the one who has a reversion so as to merge the estate into a larger one.
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(Law) To give up a right, trust, etc.
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A means of expiating.
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The amount by which the face value of a bond or other debt security exceeds its market price.
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To give or grant out of one's resources; afford:
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To give up as a means to an end
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To sell at a loss
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Any great sacrifice; a great number of people, animals or things, especially as sacrificed or destroyed; a large amount.
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The ritual of pouring out wine or oil upon the ground as a sacrifice to a god
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Something that is lost or given up on account of an offense, error, or failure to fulfill an agreement.
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(Obs.) To go past
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To give up as a means to an end
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To kill as a sacrifice.
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To devote is to dedicate yourself to a cause or a person.
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The cost at which something is obtained:
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The act of immolating, or the state of being immolated, or sacrificed.
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The amount paid for something by a dealer, contractor, etc.: a markup is usually added to arrive at a selling price
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A spiny, brownish, ant-eating Australian lizard (Moloch horridus) similar to a horned toad but of another family (Agamidae)
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Endure is defined as to put up with or to undergo.
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To present as an act of worship:
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Toll is defined as the charge for using a specific road or for making a telephone call, or it refers to the total loss or damage caused by an event.
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the act of killing (an animal or person) in order to propitiate a deity
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The amount of something lost:
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Present participle of offer.
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To give up as a means to an end
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To sell at a loss
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To put to death or torture for adherence to a belief
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Something offered and burnt on an altar, as an atonement for sin; a sacrifice.
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A reducing or being reduced
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A play made on a ground ball in which the fielder chooses to put out an advancing base runner, thus allowing the batter to reach first base safely.
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(Baseball, softball) The act of bunting
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To devote entirely; dedicate
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To set apart seriously for a special purpose; devote to some work, duty, etc.
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(Idiomatic) to provide (something great)
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To respect or honor greatly; revere.
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To give up willingly a right, position, privilege, etc.
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To give up as a means to an end
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(Law) To relinquish (a right etc.); to give up claim to; to forego.
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To give up as a means to an end
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To sell at a loss
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To sell at a loss
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To sell at a loss
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(Uncountable) The state of being deprived; privation; loss; want; bereavement.
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A loss
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A loss
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The act of granting a deed in property to another.
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endure the loss of
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To write down.
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In baseball, a play that advances a runner at the expense of the batter
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(Law) A legal action whereby a person loses all interest in the forfeit property.
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A payment made by one nation to another in submission.
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(Obsolete) Reconciliation; concord.
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(Usually in plural) A payment of time, effort or money to undo past transgression(s).
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Propitiation is defined as the act of making peace, or doing something pleasing for someone.
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(Baseball) A fly ball that is caught for an out and that enables a runner to score from third base after the catch
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Worship means to show devotion or admiration to a religious deity or another.
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To offer to a deity
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To give up; abandon (a plan, policy, etc.)
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(Intransitive) To lose weight.
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Penance is self-punishment done to try to right a wrong, or the receipt of absolution from sins from a priest by fulfilling some requirement.
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(Intransitive, with of and , with object before go) To release from one's grasp; to go from a state of holding on to a state of no longer holding on.
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To give up as a means to an end
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To give up as a means to an end
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To willingly let go of; to give up; to relinquish.
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(Idiomatic) To abandon or betray one's supporters or principles to seek profit or other personal advantage.
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To sell at a loss
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(Obsolete) To pay reverence to by external action.
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(Obs.) The act of expending; a spending or using up
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(By extension) A person who is sacrificed (not literally) for the greater good of some cause
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A sum or amount deducted or allowed to be deducted as, specif., from taxable income
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To grant or approve by means of a concession agreement.
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Antonyms for Sacrifice

To cause to wait or delay.
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Refuse is defined as to reject or to decide to not do something.
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Words Related to Sacrifice

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(May take two objects) To estimate or predict (a duration or probability) for (something).
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To offer as a sacrifice
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To favor or endow (with)
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To undergo or suffer loss
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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Plural form of transaction
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Find another word for sacrifice. In this page you can discover 95 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sacrifice, like: oblation, give up, surrender, renounce, expiation, discount, spare, resign oneself to, take a beating, hecatomb and libation.