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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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I'm 67, for heaven's sake, and I'm married to a charming and beautiful 66-year-old and I would be delighted if she was the face of anything on television - BBC Trust chairman Lord Patten.
For heaven's sake can someone speak to these idiots and advise them of the damage they're doing to us fabulous Geordies and our wonderful city of Newcastle.
A cadaver is just a shell, for heaven's sake, a lump of flesh.
It is more than three months away, for heaven's sake.
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.
For heaven's sake, how is the unfortunate wean going to cope in Hollywood with that kind of a ridiculous moniker?
But do give them driving lessons, for heaven's sake.
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, don't encourage the spendthrifts
For heaven's sake, they're Irish - we're never on time.
For heaven's sake, it's what Christmas is all about.
We will never be any good in world football for heaven's sake, we are about 105th in the world
I mean, man, I'm all for prayers," blustered Robertson, "but for heaven's sake, put the woman in office and then go pray, you know.
Yes, I agree this might be seen as advertising to some but for heaven's sake it is a centre for children and adults aged 13 to 19 and the sign does say 'Welcome'.