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Synonyms for sake

in someone's interests

Synonyms

  • in someone's interests
  • to someone's advantage
  • on someone's account
  • for the benefit of
  • for the good of
  • for the welfare of
  • out of respect for
  • out of consideration for
  • out of regard for

Synonyms for sake

a reason for wanting something done

Synonyms

Japanese alcoholic beverage made from fermented rice

the purpose of achieving or obtaining

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But what really surprised me was how bad FF2 looked - it's a 360 game, for heaven's sake, and such poor presentation is, frankly, unforgivable.
But do give them driving lessons, for heaven's sake.
So for Heaven's sake, can we now stop being such a load of sourpusses and wish this middle-aged couple a happy and successful married life?
For heaven's sake, when are the Liberal Democrat council and the Labour Assembly going to stop trying to score political points and sort out the council tax fiasco?
For heaven's sake, it's what Christmas is all about.
If you're not registered to vote, for heaven's sake do it (Netizens can log on to http://www, democrats.
They can't write decent songs anymore but for heaven's sake leave the old ones alone.
The reader cannot conclude without making reference to Mrs Thatcher - for heaven's sake she shaped better than Blair or Brown and the Nissan workers have their jobs thanks to her enterprise.
For heaven's sake, anyone with half a brain could tell this advert had nothing to do with being gay (not, incidentally, that that should matter).
The moral to this story is, if someone is going to run you down, for heaven's sake make sure they do it miles and not kilometres.
The man was a singer/composer for Heaven's sake, not a Second Coming.
The man was a singer/composer, for Heaven's sake, not a Second Coming.
For heaven's sake, there is little else to be proud of in a town centre which has been left behind by its more forward-thinking Warwickshire neighbours.
For heaven's sake, Nat, we couldn't have the poor girl naked, could we?
For heaven's sake, on Thanksgiving of all days, give us the grub and let it taste decent regardless of its molecular construction.