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That’s sort of a betrayal in some ways, and it’s a sacrifice in other ways.
HOW GIDEON THE NINTH AUTHOR TAMSYN MUIR QUEERS THE SPACE OPERACONSTANCE GRADYFEBRUARY 5, 2021VOX
The sacrifice of her freedom—she spent 15 years under house arrest between 1989 and 2010—and the force of her personality made the 2011 power-sharing deal possible.
WHY CHINA STANDS TO GAIN FROM THE COUP IN MYANMARIAN BREMMERFEBRUARY 2, 2021TIME
Leiva, a 33-year member of UFCW Local 770, said the celebration of essential workers should come with recognition of their sacrifice, which is unevenly felt across racial groups.
ESSENTIAL WORKERS GET LOST IN THE VACCINE SCRUM AS STATES PRIORITIZE THE ELDERLYLENA H. SUN, ISAAC STANLEY-BECKER, AKILAH JOHNSONFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This team environment here — or just basketball in general — it takes sacrifice and compromise.
KYRIE IRVING RETURNS TO NETS AFTER SEVEN-GAME ABSENCE, SAYS HE ‘JUST NEEDED A PAUSE’DES BIELERJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At the end of the game, which featured more sacrifices, Lubosh’s pawns just kept advancing until his opponent resigned.
LUBOMIR KAVALEK, INTERNATIONAL CHESS GRANDMASTER, DIES AT 77EMILY LANGERJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I lost a Uncle in Vietnam fighting for our rights and I know a lot of Veterans that have fought and each of you have family that have made sacrifices as well!
KENTUCKY PRESIDENT, JOHN CALIPARI BACK PLAYERS WHO WERE CRITICIZED FOR ANTHEM PROTESTCINDY BORENJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I have spent the past 4 months making sacrifices, and have not seen family and friends one single time.
THE ALABAMA FOOTBALL DYNASTY COLLECTS ANOTHER TITLE WITH A 52-24 ROUT OF OHIO STATECHUCK CULPEPPER, DES BIELERJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
These changes show that companies are willing to make sacrifices, even in the realm of billions of dollars.
BIG TECH’S ATTENTION ECONOMY CAN BE REFORMED. HERE’S HOW.GIDEON LICHFIELDJANUARY 10, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Think of these as short-term sacrifices to help protect your friends, family, neighbors and essential workers.
IS INDOOR DINING SAFE? FIVE HEALTH EXPERTS WEIGH IN.BY LAURIE ARCHBALD-PANNONE ET AL./THE CONVERSATIONJANUARY 6, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Air travel figures show many weren’t willing, or able, to make that sacrifice.
AT THE END OF AN ISOLATING YEAR, EVEN THE EMBARRASSING, FRUSTRATING, WEIRD PARTS OF FAMILY GATHERINGS FEEL MISSEDTHERESA VARGASDECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 31, 2021
Choose the synonym for belief
admonition

WORDS RELATED TO SACRIFICE

  • church
  • communion
  • creed
  • cult
  • denomination
  • devotion
  • doctrine
  • higher power
  • morality
  • myth
  • mythology
  • observance
  • orthodoxy
  • pietism
  • piety
  • prayer
  • preference
  • religiosity
  • ritual
  • sacrifice
  • sanctification
  • sect
  • spiritual-mindedness
  • spirituality
  • standards
  • superstition
  • theology
  • veneration
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