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sake1
noun
1 benefit or advantage; behalf; account for my sake .
2 purpose; object or aim.
[Anglo-Saxon sacu lawsuit]
for God's or heaven's, etc sake exclamations used in annoyance or when pleading, eg for forgiveness.
for old time's sake because of what happened or because it was done in the past We should go to that bar for old time's sake .
for the sake of something for the purpose of or in order to achieve or assure it.


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sake2 or saki
noun a Japanese fermented alcoholic drink made from rice.
[17c: Japanese]


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