What does Forsake mean?

Definitions for Forsake
fɔrˈseɪkFor·sake

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abandon, forsake, desolate, desertverb

    leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch

    "The mother deserted her children"

Wiktionary

  1. forsakeverb

    To abandon, to give up, to leave (permanently), to renounce.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forsakeverb

    to quit or leave entirely; to desert; to abandon; to depart or withdraw from; to leave; as, false friends and flatterers forsake us in adversity

  2. Forsakeverb

    to renounce; to reject; to refuse

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Forsake

    for-sāk′, v.t. to desert: to abandon:—pr.p. forsāk′ing; pa.t. forsook′; pa.p. forsāk′en.adj. Forsāk′en.—adv. Forsāk′enly.—ns. Forsāk′enness; Forsāk′ing, abandonment. [A.S. forsacanfor-, away, sacan, to strive.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Forsake in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Forsake in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Forsake in a Sentence

  1. Augustine of Hippo:

    To abstain from sin when one can no longer sin is to be forsaken by sin, not to forsake it.

  2. Bible, Deuteronomy 31:6 NAS:

    Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid or tremble...for the Lord, your God is the one who goes with you. He will not fail you or forsake you.

  3. Israeli Ambassador Yoram Ettinger:

    We see today on the streets in big cities in America defacing all monuments, defacing American history, disregard for American history, you disregard your past you basically forsake your future because the only responsible way to confront the future, to advance in the future is by relying on, by studying your past and American past and core element has been Judeo-Christian values.

  4. Jean de La Bruyère:

    As favor and riches forsake a man, we discover in him the foolishness they concealed, and which no one perceived before.

  5. Bible, Old Testament:

    Forsake not an old friend; for the new is not comparable to him: a new friend is as new wine; when it is old, thou shalt drink it with pleasure.

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    take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom
    • A. efface
    • B. emanate
    • C. abduct
    • D. embellish

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