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martyr

US [ˈmɑrtər]
UK [ˈmɑː(r)tə(r)]
  • n.烈士;殉道者;乞怜者(向人诉苦以博取同情);长期受折磨者
  • v.处死
  • Web殉难者;殉教者;殉道士
Plural Form:martyrs  Present Participle:martyring  Past Tense:martyred  
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n.
1.
殉道者;烈士a person who suffers very much or is killed because of their religious or political beliefs
the early Christian martyrs
早期基督教殉道者
a martyr to the cause of freedom
为了自由事业而献身的烈士
2.
乞怜者(向人诉苦以博取同情)a person who tries to get sympathy from other people by telling them how much he or she is suffering
3.
(informal)
~ to sth
(因疾病或困难局面)长期受苦者,长期受折磨者a person who suffers very much because of an illness, problem or situation
She's a martyr to her nerves.
她长期忍受神经紧张之苦。
v.
1.
[usupass]
~ sb
(因宗教或政治信仰)使殉难,处死to kill sb because of their religious or political beliefs

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