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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A religious person who offers up the act of killing (an animal or person) in order to propitiate a deity

Usage examples (27)
  • Verb (used without object) : He sacrificed with two on and none out
  • Trapp is angry that he calls the sacrificer in the Georgicks
  • “He,” that is, the sacrificer, denotes the person of
  • Month after month, the sacrificer ordains Him as a sacrifice. for more
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