What does forsake mean?

Definitions for forsake
fɔrˈseɪkfor·sake

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abandon, forsake, desolate, desert(verb)

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

    "The mother deserted her children"

Wiktionary

  1. forsake(Verb)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forsake(verb)

    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. Forsake(verb)

    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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How to pronounce forsake?

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How to say forsake in sign language?

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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. John Ray:

    Though thou has never so many counselors, yet do not forsake the counsel of your soul.

  2. Augustine of Hippo:

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

  3. 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.

  4. Bible:

    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.

  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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