Bedeutung von "sacrifice" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /ˈsæk·rəˌfɑɪs/ (present participle sacrificing, past tense and past participle sacrificed)

to stop having something good in order to achieve something:

There are thousands of men ready to sacrifice their lives for their country.

to kill an animal and offer it to a god in a religious ceremony

(Definition von "sacrifice verb" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)