HyperDic: forsake

English > 1 sense of the word forsake:
VERBcognitionforsake, abandon, desolate, desertleave someone who needs or counts on you
forsake > pronunciation
Soundsfaorsey'k
Rhymesache ... wake / Wake: 58 rhymes with eyk...
English > forsake: 1 sense > verb 1, cognition
MeaningLeave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelSam cannot forsake Sue
Synonymsabandon, desolate, desert
Narrowerditchforsake
exposeabandon by leaving out in the open air
maroon, strandLeave stranded or isolated / isolated with little hope of rescue
walk outLeave suddenly, often as an expression of disapproval
BroaderleaveGo and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness
Spanishabandonar, dejar, desamparar, desasistir, desertar
Catalanabandonar, deixar, desemparar, desertar
Nounsforsakingthe act of forsaking

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