HyperDic: forsaking

English > 2 senses of the word forsaking:
NOUNactforsaking, giving upthe act of forsaking
actforsaking, abandonment, desertionthe act of giving something up
forsaking > pronunciation
Soundsfaorsey'kihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > forsaking: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of forsaking.
Synonymgiving up
Broaderrenunciation, forgoing, forswearingThe act of renouncing / renouncing
Spanishabandono, renuncia
Catalanabandó, abandonament, renúncia
Verbsforsakeleave someone who needs or counts on you
English > forsaking: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of giving something up.
Synonymsabandonment, desertion
Narrowerapostasy, tergiversationThe act of abandoning a party for cause
boltA sudden abandonment (as from a political party)
exposureabandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)
BroaderrejectionThe act of rejecting something
Spanishabandono, renuncia
Catalanabandó, abandonament, renúncia

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