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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Submission to death or persecution for the sake of faith or principle.

Usage examples (29)
  • I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom.
  • These are sometimes referred to as martyrdom videos.
  • I don't think that's how martyrdom is supposed to work.
  • His martyrdom is universally said to have occurred in Nero's reign for more
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