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sacrifice noun

1 giving sth up

ADJ. considerable, enormous, great, heavy, real | financial, personal | heroic | supreme, ultimate Soldiers who die for their country have made the supreme sacrifice.

VERB + SACRIFICE make

2 part of a ceremony

ADJ. animal, human | religious, ritual | blood | pagan

VERB + SACRIFICE perform | offer (sth as)

PREP. ~ to Food and wine were offered as sacrifices to the gods.