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sake

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1. noun benefit2. noun purpose3. noun reason4. noun memory5. noun REL in prayers etc6. noun in expressions of appeal7. noun in expressions of exasperation etc 1 noun benefitar son  c m uar mhaithe le  c m uI hope it never happens, for the sake of our children tá súil agam nach dtarlóidh sé go deo, ar mhaithe lenár gcuid páistíI stopped smoking for the sake of my health is ar mhaithe le mo shláinte a stad mé den chaitheamh, ar son mo shláinte a stad mé den chaitheamh 2 noun purposear son  c m uar mhaithe le  c m ufor the sake of peace, I said nothing ní dúirt mé dada de ghrá na síochána; ar mhaithe leis an tsíocháin, ní dúirt mé dadaI spoke to her for company's sake labhair mé léi ar son an chomhluadair, chuir mé forrán uirthi de ghrá na cuideachta
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3 noun reason for the sake of sth ar mhaithe le rud, de ghrá ruda, ar scáth rudadon't ruin a good job for the sake of a lick of paint ná mill jab breá ar scáth ruainne péinte 4 noun memory for old times' sake i gcuimhne an tseansaoil, i gcuimhne na seanlaethanta, in ómós don am atá caite 5 noun REL in prayers etc for God's sake as ucht Dé, i gcuntas Dé, de gheall ar Dhia for His name's sake ar mhaithe lena ainm 6 noun in expressions of appeal for God's sake in ainm Dé, as ucht Dé, ar son Dé for heaven's sake in ainm Dé 7 noun usually offensive or vulgar in expressions of exasperation etc for God's sake (also for God sake) in ainm Dé for heaven's sake in ainm Dé for Christ's sake (also for Christ sake, for Christ's sakes, for Christ sakes, for Jesus' sake) in ainm Chríost, in ainm Dé for goodness sake in ainm Dé for fuck sake (also for fuck's sake, fuck sake, for feck sake, feck sake) in ainm Chríost, in ainm Dé for Pete's sake in ainm Dé, de gheall ar an ádh

sake

2 (also

saké

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noun DRINKsáicísake foreign

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