sacrifice

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Synonyms for sacrifice

Synonyms for sacrifice

one or more living creatures slain and offered to a deity as part of a religious rite

a loss sustained in the accomplishment of or as the result of something

to offer as a sacrifice

Synonyms for sacrifice

the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc

personnel that are sacrificed (e

a loss entailed by giving up or selling something at less than its value

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the act of killing (an animal or person) in order to propitiate a deity

(baseball) an out that advances the base runners

kill or destroy

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sell at a loss

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make a sacrifice of

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Moreover, the Pharisees imposed animal offerings as part of Jewish tradition, but the worshippers in the temple had to buy them only from their own shops, and at a much higher price.
But Jews inhaled such smells with the greatest joy, as it symbolized for them the open communication lines with their God, who accepted their animal offerings. They called the place the Mountain of God's perfume (har ha-moriah).
Through it, Dechra will complement its own companion animal offerings and will gain access to the large livestock market.
Cord Kuhne analyzes the Hittite prescriptions for animal offerings, drawing parallels from the Near Eastern and the Greek world.
All Voyage Maison The fairytale quality of these tins make them different to the usual animal offerings for the home.