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noun as in loss


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Again and again, the band sacrifices the simple joy of a pop hook for the sake of a dense, meditative ambiance.

Some of us would like to come watch if you do any sacrifices or anything like that.

Despite their sacrifices we still have a hard time accepting women as fully part of the war effort.

Now, as a parent herself, Carina marvels at the sacrifices her own mother and father made.

Paul sacrifices little with his base and can only assuage doubts among those concerned about his views on foreign policy.

How are we then to understand those generous sacrifices of health and fortune for the cause of Philippine liberty?

One of the things, therefore, denoted by the offering of seven sacrifices was the swearing of it.

She is invited to return, and walk in the good way, and not to rely on sacrifices without obedience.

The wind hath bound them up in its wings, and they shall be confounded because of their sacrifices.

When that did not avail, its use was limited to feasts, banquets and sacrifices, and to guests and infirm old age.

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On this page you'll find 42 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sacrifices, such as: reparation, penance, libation, offering, oblation, and deduction.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.