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sacrifice

noun: the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.

noun: personnel that are sacrificed (e.g., surrendered or lost in order to gain an objective)

noun: a loss entailed by giving up or selling something at less than its value; "he had to sell his car at a considerable sacrifice"

noun: the act of killing (an animal or person) in order to propitiate a deity

noun: (baseball) an out that advances the base runners

verb: endure the loss of; "He gave his life for his children"; "I gave two sons to the war"

verb: kill or destroy; "The animals were sacrificed after the experiment"; "The general had to sacrifice several soldiers to save the regiment"

verb: sell at a loss

verb: make a sacrifice of; in religious rituals


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sacrifice

Length: 9 letters

Scrabble value: 16

Words with Friends value: 18

Literati value: 11

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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