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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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As a matter of fact, he's in the very act of sacrificing the child, for God's sake, when he is stopped suddenly by an angel of God, who tells him that he has passed God's test of love.
He was a right-back for God's sake, one step up from kit-man.
For God's sake, this country is made up of ethnic minorities which makes it a very good place to be.
We're talking war here, for God's sake, not a weekend boy scout manoeuvre.
so if only to hasten the arrival of the day they're done and we can move on to March Madness, for God's sake, let the Games begin.
SEVERAL MONTHS AGO, AT THE HEIGHT of the Washington sniper crisis, conservative New York Times columnist and Maryland suburbanite William Satire wrote an uncharacteristic column calling for the government to do something, for God's sake.
Distributed by Disney for God's sake, the film boasts the sort of lush period detailing that company was known for in the heyday of Hayley Mills--and the most daunting epic ensemble since John Wayne and a thousand stars stormed the beaches of Normandy in Fox's The Longest Day.
They're only COOKING, for God's sake, I can think of a million chief cooks and bottle- washers who do what these guys do, three times a day for 20-odd years, for a variety of ungrateful mouths and iffy appetites, and come up smiling time after time.
I LOVE Terry Wogan's chat on the radio, but he's not worth pounds 800,000 a year, for God's sake.
The Department of Building and Safety inspects churches, for God's sake.
I'ma pop star for God's sake,and that's a pretty ridiculous job description -Sophie Ellis- Bextor.
Sometimes I want to say to them, `Oh, for God's sake, why don't you go out and take a walk?
That's the governor of California, for God's sake,'' Letterman said after the film stopped rolling on one segment.