martyr


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Synonyms for martyr

put to death

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be a martyr to something

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  • suffer from
  • be troubled by
  • be afflicted with
  • be seriously affected by
  • be a sufferer from

Synonyms for martyr

one who suffers for the sake of principle

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one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty for refusing to renounce their religion

kill as a martyr

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torture and torment like a martyr

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KANDHKOT -- Kashmore police organised a programme with the families of police martyrs and also paid a rich tribute to the martyrs on Friday.
He said that Abdul Moeed had been blessed with martyrdom and it was the part of our faith that martyrs live forever.
In Islamabad, students and faculty members of the Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) planted fruit trees, one for each martyr, on the campus.
Singh's clarification comes a day after the Ministry of Defence (MoD) submitted a report to the Central Information Commission (CIC) seeking the meaning and definition of the word martyr (Shaheed) according to the law and constitution.
The prisoners Committee called for pressuring Israel to stop this 'crime against humanity' and to immediately halt policies of detaining Palestinian Martyr bodies, which it considered a war crime and a violation of all international laws.
Marina the Great Martyr today, who was condemned to death because of her belief in Jesus Christ, according to bTV.
Ahmad Al-Refa'i, son of the martyr Abdulhameed Al-Refa'i, highly commended His Highness the Amir's initiative and the government's care, hailing His Highness the Amir as "the kind father" who always patronizes such occasions.
The martyr, based at Al Maamura area in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, had earlier asked his elder brother Saleh to take care of his four girls Mariam, Aziza, Mira and Asma and bring them well when heading to the war.
Riyadh, Jumada I 23, 1437, March 03, 2016, SPA -- Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Minister of National Guard, on Wednesday made a phone call to console the father of the martyr Corporal Mohammed bin Hamoud Al- Anzi, a member of the National Guard who was martyred after he was injured in Al-Rabuah Province during defending his religion and homeland.
Martyr Mohammad Hassan Ayoub was buried in Tayouneh cemetery, while Mohammad Ahmad Moqdad was laid to rest in Ouzai graveyard, NNA reported Monday.
Ras Al-Khaimah: March 9 (BNA): A 16-member informal Bahraini women's delegation arrived in Ras Al-Khaimah (RAK), in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and offered due condolences and sympathy to the family and friends of the martyr first-lieutenant Tariq Mohammed Al-Shehi.
Bashir, who addressed the opening session of the Martyr Organization's board of trustees meetings, saluted mothers and families of martyrs, vowing that the government will follow the path of the martyrs.
Senator Haji Amanullah from Kandahar province said Afghanistan has several martyrs and if the day is named after one martyr then it would harm national unity.
In making this case, she expands the category of Christology, first by attempting to uncover more popular views and second by treating the martyr as a Christological figure--an "other Christ.