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Synonyms for sake
ˈsɑ kisake

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sake

    account, behalf, purpose, end, regard, reason, cause

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sake, interestnoun

    a reason for wanting something done

    "for your sake"; "died for the sake of his country"; "in the interest of safety"; "in the common interest"

    rice beer, saki, stake, interest group, interestingness, interest, pastime, pursuit, involvement

  2. sake, saki, rice beernoun

    Japanese alcoholic beverage made from fermented rice; usually served hot

    saki, interest, rice beer

  3. sakenoun

    the purpose of achieving or obtaining

    "for the sake of argument"

    saki, interest, rice beer

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sakenoun

    reason, purpose, end, final cause

  2. sakenoun

    score, account, regard, respect, consideration

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sake":

    saké, interest, behalf, altar, name, well, amor, saki, skull, love, benefit

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How to use sake in a sentence?

  1. John McCain:

    For God's sake, can't we help these people defend themselves? This is not an incursion. This is an invasion.

  2. Mitch McConnell:

    For the sake of the humanitarian crisis on our border, for the sake of our national security, and for the sake of all the Americans who need all of their federal government re-opened, I urge my Democratic colleagues to get past these harmful political games and get serious about negotiating with the President.

  3. Agathon Rwasa:

    For the sake of Burundi, the idea of a government of national unity can be accepted.

  4. Ajay Dubey:

    People are going to any lengths for the sake of water. They've lost hope that the situation will ever improve. Things were never so bad.

  5. Sophie Scholl:

    “And I could weep at how mean people are and how they betray their fellow creatures, perhaps for the sake of personal advantage. It is enough to make a person lose heart sometimes. I often wish I lived on a Robinson Crusoe island.”

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