Dec 16, 2015

Word of The Day by @Only4TheReal 12/16/15



Martyr

  1. a person who willingly suffers death rather than renounce his or her religion. 
  2. a person who is put to death or endures great suffering on behalf of any belief, principle, or cause: a martyr to the cause of social justice.
  3. a person who undergoes severe or constant suffering: a martyr to severe headaches.
  4. a person who seeks sympathy or attention by feigning or exaggerating pain, deprivation, etc. 
verb (used with object) 

  1. to make a martyr of, especially by putting to death. 
  2. to torment or torture.