Martyrly \Mar"tyr*ly\, adv. In the manner of a martyr. [1913 Webster]

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  • martyrly — adjective /ˈmɑːtəli/ Like a martyr; martyrish …   Wiktionary

  • martyrly — mar·tyr·ly …   English syllables

  • martyrly — d.ə(r)lē adverb (or adjective) : in the manner of a martyr : like a martyr …   Useful english dictionary

  • martyr — martyrish, adj. martyrly, adv., adj. /mahr teuhr/, n. 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… …   Universalium

  • martyrizer — noun One who martyrs, puts (an)other(s) trough martyrdom Some Saints are believed to have forgiven their martyrizers during fatal torture Syn: martyrer See Also: martyrly, martyrology, martyry …   Wiktionary

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