What does sacrificial mean?

Definitions for sacrificialˌsæk rəˈfɪʃ əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sacrificial(adj)

    used in or connected with a sacrifice

    "sacrificial lamb"

Wiktionary

  1. sacrificial(Adjective)

    Relating to sacrifice

    The old sacrificial well is still there, but animals aren't thrown into it to appease monsters anymore.

  2. sacrificial(Adjective)

    Used as a sacrifice.

  3. Origin: From sacrificialis, from sacrificium, from sacrificus, from sacrifico, from sacer + facio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sacrificial(adj)

    of or pertaining to sacrifice or sacrifices; consisting in sacrifice; performing sacrifice

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacrificial in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacrificial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pat Lynch:

    These officers are sacrificial lambs, unjustly suffering for a common practice and I don’t blame them for the way they feel.

  2. Susan Kelechi Watson:

    [ Beth ] took the position of being more sacrificial because of what was happening. This is a guy who for 36 years of Susan Kelechi Watson life has never known Susan Kelechi Watson had a real father somewhere, a biological father somewhere in the world, i think it was time for her to take a step back and let him have that moment, especially since his father was dying. I think there's a time to... start those type of arguments and there's a time to say maybe you know what, maybe I'll just let him live and do what he needs to do and have his time, but pressure on a relationship is gon na happen.

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