Translation of martyr in Spanish:
- mártir (masculine and feminine) he died a martyr fue mártir he's a martyr to arthritis la artritis lo tiene martirizado to play the martyr hacerse* el mártirExample sentences
- Those who love to play the martyr submerge their own personalities. They devote a lifetime to unnecessary servitude and privation.
- He seemed to embrace the role of the free-speech martyr.
- Don't let yourself become attached to a martyr complex.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
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