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  • English Word Sacrific Definition Alt. of Sacrifical
  • English Word Sacrificable Definition Capable of being offered in sacrifice.
  • English Word Sacrifical Definition Employed in sacrifice.
  • English Word Sacrificant Definition One who offers a sacrifice.
  • English Word Sacrificator Definition A sacrificer; one who offers a sacrifice.
  • English Word Sacrificatory Definition Offering sacrifice.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition The offering of anything to God, or to a god; consecratory rite.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition Anything consecrated and offered to God, or to a divinity; an immolated victim, or an offering of any kind, laid upon an altar, or otherwise presented in the way of religious thanksgiving, atonement, or conciliation.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition Destruction or surrender of anything for the sake of something else; devotion of some desirable object in behalf of a higher object, or to a claim deemed more pressing; hence, also, the thing so devoted or given up; as, the sacrifice of interest to pleasure, or of pleasure to interest.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition A sale at a price less than the cost or the actual value.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition To make an offering of; to consecrate or present to a divinity by way of expiation or propitiation, or as a token acknowledgment or thanksgiving; to immolate on the altar of God, in order to atone for sin, to procure favor, or to express thankfulness; as, to sacrifice an ox or a sheep.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition Hence, to destroy, surrender, or suffer to be lost, for the sake of obtaining something; to give up in favor of a higher or more imperative object or duty; to devote, with loss or suffering.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition To destroy; to kill.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition To sell at a price less than the cost or the actual value.
  • English Word Sacrifice Definition To make offerings to God, or to a deity, of things consumed on the altar; to offer sacrifice.
  • English Word Sacrificed Definition of Sacrifice
  • English Word Sacrificer Definition One who sacrifices.
  • English Word Sacrificial Definition Of or pertaining to sacrifice or sacrifices; consisting in sacrifice; performing sacrifice.
  • English Word Sacrificing Definition of Sacrifice
  • English Word Sacrilege Definition The sin or crime of violating or profaning sacred things; the alienating to laymen, or to common purposes, what has been appropriated or consecrated to religious persons or uses.
  • English Word Sacrilegious Definition Violating sacred things; polluted with sacrilege; involving sacrilege; profane; impious.
  • English Word Sacrilegist Definition One guilty of sacrilege.
  • English Word Sacring Definition a. & n. from Sacre.
  • English Word Sacrist Definition A sacristan; also, a person retained in a cathedral to copy out music for the choir, and take care of the books.
  • English Word Sacristan Definition An officer of the church who has the care of the utensils or movables, and of the church in general; a sexton.
  • English Word Sacristies Definition of Sacristy
  • English Word Sacristy Definition An apartment in a church where the sacred utensils, vestments, etc., are kept; a vestry.
  • English Word Sacro- Definition A combining form denoting connection with, or relation to, the sacrum, as in sacro-coccygeal, sacro-iliac, sacrosciatic.
  • English Word Sacrosanct Definition Sacred; inviolable.
  • English Word Sacrosciatic Definition Of or pertaining to both the sacrum and the hip; as, the sacrosciatic foramina formed by the sacrosciatic ligaments which connect the sacrum and the hip bone.