martyr means: A person who prefers death to renounce their religious beliefs. (in Merlin Dictionary)

What else does martyr mean?

  • A person who is willing to make great sacrifices for the sake of advancing a cause, belief or principle. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A person who has to endure great suffering. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A person who shows great suffering to get sympathy. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A martyr is to make someone die for religious belief. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • To cause great suffering on others; torture. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • 1) A person who is harmed or killed because of a belief, an idea or a cause. 2) Figuratively A person who is mistreated 3-uHolofan4life. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Daniel Morris)
  • 1. A person who prefers death to renounce their religious beliefs. 2. A person who suffers great pain or makes great sacrifices to promote a cause or principle. To make others sympathize with you, it is a great display of suffering. Inflict extreme pain upon. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Anahi Zavala)
  • Martyr is someone who gives their life for the cause they believe. Martyrs can be either killed or themselves. After jumping before horses in the Epson Derby, Emily Davison (a member of the suffragette group) became a matriarch in the 19th century. The public has a lot to sympathize with Martyrs for performing such an act, which is one reason why it happened in the first instance. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Román Gil)
  • A person who deliberately takes on additional duties or does unfavorable activity in order to get attention, and be able complain. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Leopoldo Santiago)
  • Someone whose life seems so devoid of meaning that they are willing to sacrifice their own self for you. They believe they are superior to you because of their neuropathological condition. The ‘Christ Complex’ is a psychotic state in which a martyr feels empowered by their miserable life. Main weapons in the arsenal of the martyr include: Typical: The guilt trip www.urbandictionary.com Atypical: High explosives nails. def:nailbomb www.urbandictionary.com Chances are that we ALL know a martyr. Find out if any of your friends or colleagues at work are one. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Kaleb Figueroa)
  • 1. Person who is interested in and/or fosters conflict in their lives. 2. Someone who causes drama where there wasn’t any before. A person who is an attention seeker or a pity-seeker, and who enjoys imposing their suffering on others. They also gain support from it. The martyr revels in and seeks to cause personal conflicts to give them an excuse for being angry. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Ananías Cano)
  • A person who does not want to die. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Rylee Montoya)