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Synonyms for martyrdom
ˈmɑr tər dəmmar·tyr·dom

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  1. martyrdom


    renegation, abjuration

Princeton's WordNet

  1. martyrdomnoun

    death that is imposed because of the person's adherence of a religious faith or cause


  2. calvary, martyrdomnoun

    any experience that causes intense suffering


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  1. List of paraphrases for "martyrdom":

    fedayee, suicide, martyred, martyr, agony, sacrificial, testimony, certificate

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  1. Leo Rosten:

    For some not to be martyrs is martyrdom indeed.

  2. Rabiha Dhiab:

    It is an eternal day and a painful anniversary, but [it also] gives us energy, honor and power on this day, the anniversary of the Martyrdom of the fighter commander Dalal Mughrabi, she who commanded a squad of self-sacrificing fighters, defined.

  3. Sheikh Raed Salah:

    I say to the Israeli occupation: we are people who love life but if we have to then we welcome martyrdom at the blessed Aqsa mosque.

  4. Sheikh Hareth al-Nadhari:

    Soldiers who love God and his prophet and who are in love with martyrdom for the sake of God had come to you.

  5. David Otto:

    The government has no clue on the potential martyrdom effects this will create, one must be reminded that no amount of punishment frightens a man who is not afraid of death.

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