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Synonyms for sake
ˈsɑ kisake

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sake

    Synonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    saki, interest, rice beer

  3. sakenoun

    the purpose of achieving or obtaining

    "for the sake of argument"

    Synonyms:
    saki, interest, rice beer

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sakenoun

    Synonyms:
    reason, purpose, end, final cause

  2. sakenoun

    Synonyms:
    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. Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    There were unfathomable horrors everywhere, they all admonish us to never forget. No, we will never forget. We'll not forget for the sake of the victims, for our own sake, and for the sake of future generations.

  2. Horace Rumpole:

    There's no pleasure on earth that's worth sacrificing for the sake of an extra five years in the geriatric ward of the Sunset Old People's Home, Weston-Super-Mare.

  3. Robert Lacey:

    Harry and William have been doing this job for long enough now that they know that they’ve got to put, if you like, occasional private grievances… aside for the sake of getting on with the job.

  4. John McCain:

    The President task is to reverse The President disturbing tendency to show America's adversaries the deference and esteem that should be reserved for our closest allies. The President must show that The President can be strong and tough with Vladimir Putin -- not for The President task own sake, but to demonstrate The President willingness to defend America, its allies, our shared interests, and our common values against those who threaten them, putin is not America's friend, nor merely a competitor. Putin is America's enemy -- not because we wish it so, but because he has chosen to be.

  5. Juvenal, Satires:

    Count it the greatest sin to prefer life to honor, and for the sake of living to lose what makes life worth having.


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