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Meaning of “make the ultimate/supreme sacrifice” in the English Dictionary

"make the ultimate/supreme sacrifice" in British English

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make the ultimate/supreme sacrifice

formal to ​die while ​fighting for a ​principle
(Definition of make the ultimate/supreme sacrifice from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make the ultimate/supreme sacrifice”
in Chinese (Simplified) 牺牲生命,捐躯…
in Chinese (Traditional) 犧牲生命,捐軀…
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