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Turkish translation of “sacrifice”

sacrifice

noun [C, U]     /ˈsækrɪfaɪs/
GIVE UP something valuable that you give up in order to achieve something, or the act of giving it up
fedakârlık, özveri
Sometimes you have to make sacrifices to succeed.Stop having or doing something
KILL something offered to a god in a religious ceremony, especially an animal that is killed, or the act of offering it
kurban olma, kurban etme
→ See also self-sacrificeKillingMurder and attempted murderReligious practices
(Definition of sacrifice noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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