Definición de martyrdom en inglés:

martyrdom

Silabificación: mar·tyr·dom
Pronunciación: /ˈmärtərdəm
 
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sustantivo

  • 1The death or suffering of a martyr.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The persecutions and martyrdoms seemed to have solidified the believers' faith.
    • Reports of martyrdoms steeled resistance to persecution and were the source of encouragement to persevere.
    • The missionary Jesuit order developed a speciality in clinical depictions of torturous martyrdoms.
  • 1.1A display of feigned or exaggerated suffering to obtain sympathy or admiration.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • They're self-righteous librarians drunk on the power of process and convinced of the virtue of martyrdom.
    • He does so with an air of martyrdom about him, the selfish man.
    • How could I refuse such an impressive display of martyrdom?

Origen

Old English martyrdōm (see martyr, -dom).

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