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English definition of “pay the ultimate price”

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pay the ultimate price

to die because of something you have done, especially something you do for moral reasons: These soldiers have paid the ultimate price for their country's freedom.
Translations of “pay the ultimate price”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指出於道義)獻出生命…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指出于道义)献出生命…
(Definition of pay the ultimate price from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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