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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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A Mitzva for Zelda is a rhyming, softcover children's picturebook that celebrated the Jewish concept of a mitzvah--doing good for goodness' sake.
And for goodness' sake, buy the man a cup of coffee.
For goodness' sake, stop referencing the "Graces" as a benchmark for everything else - they are of their time (and are quite spectacular) but it's time to let this city grow towards the future and evolve in other ways.
For goodness' sake, for all our sakes, don't let him go
Written by an experienced parent, principal and classroom teacher, For Goodness' Sake covers how to exercise firm yet loving discipline, how to communicate honestly and effectively with children, helping children overcome the restlessness that can interfere with their learning, and much more.