Übersetzung von “sacrifice” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

sacrifice

noun countable-uncountablesacrifice /ˈsækrəˌfaɪs/
sth you give up in order to achieve sth, or the act of doing this
sacrifice masculine

We make many sacrifices for our children.
Nous faisons beaucoup de sacrifices pour nos enfants.

sacrifice in a time of war
sacrifice en temps de guerre
an animal or person killed as an act of worship, or this act of worship
sacrifice masculine

ritual sacrifice
sacrifice rituel

the sacrifice of sheep and deer
le sacrifice de moutons et de cerfs

sacrifice

verb transitivesacrifice /ˈsækrəˌfaɪs/
to give sth up in order to achieve sth
sacrifier

He was willing to sacrifice his relationship to get to the top.
Il était prêt à sacrifier sa liaison pour atteindre le sommet.
to kill an animal or person as an act of worship
sacrifier

He sacrificed a lamb to the gods.
Il a sacrifié un agneau aux dieux.

(Übersetzung von “sacrifice” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

sacrifice

noun /ˈsӕkrifais/

the act of offering something (eg an animal that is specially killed) to a god

sacrifice
A lamb was offered in sacrifice.

the thing that is offered in this way.

sacrifice
A slaughtered lamb was offered as a sacrifice.

something of value given away or up in order to gain something more important or to benefit another person

sacrifice
His parents made sacrifices to pay for his education.
sacrificial /-ˈfiʃəl/ adjective

sacrificiel
sacrificial victims.
sacrificially adverb

en guise de sacrifice

sacrifice

verb

to give away etc for the sake of something or someone else

sacrifier
He sacrificed his life trying to save the children from the burning house.

(Übersetzung von “sacrifice” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)