presacrificial

sacrificial

[sak-ruh-fish-uhl]
adjective
pertaining to or concerned with sacrifice.

Origin:
1600–10; < Latin sacrifici(um) sacrifice + -al1

sacrificially, adverb
nonsacrificial, adjective
oversacrificial, adjective
oversacrificially, adverb
presacrificial, adjective
unsacrificial, adjective
unsacrificially, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To presacrificial
Collins
World English Dictionary
sacrificial (ˌsækrɪˈfɪʃəl)
 
adj
used in or connected with a sacrifice
 
sacri'ficially
 
adv

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature