make the final/supreme/ultimate sacrifice

Definition of make the final/supreme/ultimate sacrifice

  1. :  to die He made the final/supreme/ultimate sacrifice for his country.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

  1. :  not to be altered or undone

    :  of or relating to a concluding court action or proceeding

    :  coming at the end :  being the last in a series, process, or progress

  1. :  something that is final: such as

  1. :  highest in rank or authority

    :  highest in degree or quality

    :  ultimate, final

  1. :  most remote in space or time :  farthest

    :  last in a progression or series :  final

    :  eventual

  1. :  something ultimate

    :  fundamental

    :  acme

  1. :  end

  1. :  an act of offering to a deity something precious

    :  the killing of a victim on an altar

    :  something offered in sacrifice

  1. :  to offer as a sacrifice

    :  to suffer loss of, give up, renounce, injure, or destroy especially for an ideal, belief, or end

    :  to sell at a loss

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