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Synonyms and antonyms for edward the martyr

1. martyr (n.)

one who suffers for the sake of principle

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2. martyr (n.)

one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty for refusing to renounce their religion

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3. Edward (n.)

King of England and Ireland from 1547 to 1553; son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour; died of tuberculosis (1537-1553)

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4. Edward (n.)

King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)

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5. martyr (v.)

kill as a martyr

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6. martyr (v.)

torture and torment like a martyr

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7. Edward (n.)

son of Edward III who defeated the French at Crecy and Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War (1330-1376)

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8. Edward (n.)

King of England from 1307 to 1327 and son of Edward I; was defeated at Bannockburn by the Scots led by Robert the Bruce; was deposed and died in prison (1284-1327)

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9. Edward (n.)

son of Edward II and King of England from 1327-1377; his claim to the French throne provoked the Hundred Years' War; his reign was marked by an epidemic of the Black Plague and by the emergence of the House of Commons as the powerful arm of British Parliament (1312-1377)

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10. Edward (n.)

King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)

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