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Synonyms for immolate

to offer as a sacrifice

Words related to immolate

offer as a sacrifice by killing or by giving up to destruction

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francois then asks the clearly emotionally fragile Claude (who will eventually immolate herself in the same apartment Judith uses for her film), to reassure him that he was indeed with her the night of Marie-Claire's murder.
Immolate means to sacrifice or to kill as a sacrifice.
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A variant of the story made the dying phoenix fly to Heliopolis and immolate itself in the altar fire, from which the young phoenix then rose.
In the national spelling competition, 14-year-old Placerita Junior High School student David Pruden successfully spelled more than two dozen brain twisters, including: culottes, derogatory, precedent, immolate, basmati, lycanthropy, succussatory, nullipara, scopolamine, Erewhonian, Pierian, perciatelli, Capharnaum, oeillade, sprachgefuhl, madid and balneation.
This journey of Thine, O Jesus, has always touched my heart with an increase of love so profound and so deep for those who love Thee, with an increase of love that hurries to immolate itself for others, to ransom them from slavery.
Francois then asks the clearly emotionally fragile Claude (who will eventually immolate herself in the same apartment Judith uses for her film), to "reassure" him that he was indeed with her the night of Marie-Claire's murder.
Logline: As an infant, Sam Winchester (Jared Padalecki) saw his mother immolate while glued to the ceiling of his bedroom.
Followers of the banned Falun Gong teachings, including some people who tried to immolate themselves, also have demonstrated in the square.
He had also written a letter to Chief Minister Vijay Rupani last month stating that he would immolate himself if the families were not allotted the land.
They threatened to immolate themselves in case the local authorities remove their recently built houses.
This dangerously simplistic view - often reinforced by the media - motivated one Japanese protester to immolate himself, while scores of international ``peace activists'' wounded by Israeli soldiers wear their wounds as a badge of courage.
She was reportedly aggrieved over husband's custodial death and was planning to immolate herself.
A MAN from Uttar Pradesh tried to immolate himself in New Delhi on Thursday, unable to bear the trauma of alleged police inaction after his two- year- old daughter was raped.