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martyr
used in Romeo and Juliet

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Definition
someone who dies or suffers to uphold principles — especially someone killed for refusing to renounce their religion, or someone who commits a suicide death in the name of their religion

or:

someone who suffers a great deal
  • Despis'd, distressed, hated, martyr'd, kill'd!
    4.5 — Act 4 Scene 5 — Juliet's Chamber; Juliet on the bed (45% in)

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