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sacrifice

noun sac·ri·fice \ˈsa-krə-ˌfīs, also -fəs or -ˌfīz\

Simple Definition of sacrifice

  • : the act of giving up something that you want to keep especially in order to get or do something else or to help someone

  • : an act of killing a person or animal in a religious ceremony as an offering to please a god

  • : a person or animal that is killed in a sacrifice

Full Definition of sacrifice

1:  an act of offering to a deity something precious; especially :  the killing of a victim on an altar

2:  something offered in sacrifice

3a :  destruction or surrender of something for the sake of something else

b:  something given up or lost <the sacrifices made by parents>

4:  loss <goods sold at a sacrifice>

5:  sacrifice hit

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