sacrifice

Beneficial vs Sacrifice - What's the difference?

beneficial | sacrifice |


As an adjective beneficial

is helpful or good to something or someone.

As a verb sacrifice is

to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

As a noun sacrifice is

the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

Kill vs Sacrifice - What's the difference?

kill | sacrifice |


In lang=en terms the difference between kill and sacrifice

is that kill is to force a company out of business while sacrifice is to trade (a value of higher worth) for one of lesser worth in order to gain something else valued more such as an ally or business relationship or to avoid an even greater loss; to sell without profit to gain something other than money.

As verbs the difference between kill and sacrifice

is that kill is to put to death; to extinguish the life of while sacrifice is to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

As nouns the difference between kill and sacrifice

is that kill is the act of killing or kill can be a creek; a body of water; a channel or arm of the sea or kill can be a kiln while sacrifice is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

Scapegoat vs Sacrifice - What's the difference?

scapegoat | sacrifice |


In lang=en terms the difference between scapegoat and sacrifice

is that scapegoat is to blame something for the problems of a given society without evidence to back up the claim while sacrifice is to trade (a value of higher worth) for one of lesser worth in order to gain something else valued more such as an ally or business relationship or to avoid an even greater loss; to sell without profit to gain something other than money.

As nouns the difference between scapegoat and sacrifice

is that scapegoat is in the mosaic day of atonement ritual, a goat symbolically imbued with the sins of the people, and sent out alive into the wilderness while another was sacrificed while sacrifice is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

As verbs the difference between scapegoat and sacrifice

is that scapegoat is to punish someone for the error or errors of someone else; to make a scapegoat of while sacrifice is to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

Redeem vs Sacrifice - What's the difference?

redeem | sacrifice |


In lang=en terms the difference between redeem and sacrifice

is that redeem is to restore the reputation or honour of oneself or something while sacrifice is to trade (a value of higher worth) for one of lesser worth in order to gain something else valued more such as an ally or business relationship or to avoid an even greater loss; to sell without profit to gain something other than money.

As verbs the difference between redeem and sacrifice

is that redeem is to recover ownership of something by buying it back while sacrifice is to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

As a noun sacrifice is

the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

Sacrifice vs Casualty - What's the difference?

sacrifice | casualty |


As nouns the difference between sacrifice and casualty

is that sacrifice is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite while casualty is (obsolete) chance nature; randomness.

As a verb sacrifice

is to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

Generosity vs Sacrifice - What's the difference?

generosity | sacrifice |


As nouns the difference between generosity and sacrifice

is that generosity is (uncountable) the trait of being willing to donate money and/or time while sacrifice is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

As a verb sacrifice is

to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

Altruism vs Sacrifice - What's the difference?

altruism | sacrifice |


As nouns the difference between altruism and sacrifice

is that altruism is regard for others, both natural and moral without regard for oneself; devotion to the interests of others; brotherly kindness; selflessness; contrasted with egoism or selfishness while sacrifice is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

As a verb sacrifice is

to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

Sacrifice vs Killing - What's the difference?

sacrifice | killing |


As verbs the difference between sacrifice and killing

is that sacrifice is to offer (something) as a gift to a deity while killing is .

As nouns the difference between sacrifice and killing

is that sacrifice is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite while killing is an instance of someone being killed.

As an adjective killing is

that literally deprives of life; lethal, deadly, fatal.

Quarry vs Sacrifice - What's the difference?

quarry | sacrifice |


In lang=en terms the difference between quarry and sacrifice

is that quarry is to obtain (mine) stone by extraction from a quarry while sacrifice is to trade (a value of higher worth) for one of lesser worth in order to gain something else valued more such as an ally or business relationship or to avoid an even greater loss; to sell without profit to gain something other than money.

As nouns the difference between quarry and sacrifice

is that quarry is a site for mining stone, limestone or slate or quarry can be an animal which is hunted, notably mammal or bird or quarry can be a diamond-shaped tile or pane, notably of glass or stone while sacrifice is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

As verbs the difference between quarry and sacrifice

is that quarry is to obtain (mine) stone by extraction from a quarry or quarry can be to secure prey; to prey, as a vulture or harpy while sacrifice is to offer (something) as a gift to a deity.

Sacrifice vs Endow - What's the difference?

sacrifice | endow |


As verbs the difference between sacrifice and endow

is that sacrifice is to offer (something) as a gift to a deity while endow is to furnish with money or its equivalent, as a permanent fund for support; to make pecuniary provision for; to settle an income upon; especially, to furnish with dower; as, to endow a wife; to endow a public institution.

As a noun sacrifice

is the offering of anything to a god; consecratory rite.

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