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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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And just as a wine's appellation terroir plays a role in imparting subtle flavors and characteristics, the terroir of Japan's prefectures do the same for sake.
Since then, demand for sake has grown steadily, driving production up to 200,000 9-liter cases by 1999, and almost 500,000 9-liter cases by 2008.
Fukumitsuya said it took some three years to develop the drink, which was primarily intended for sake connoisseurs who are no longer allowed to drink for health reasons.
BELIEVE it or not, this wine is usually drunk warm and sipped from `Sakazuki' - that's the Japanese name for Sake drinking cups.