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sake 1

British English: /seɪk/
American English: /seɪk/

noun

  • for the sake of
    um … Gen. willen
    for my etc. sake
    mir usw. zuliebe
    for all our sakes
    uns allen zuliebe
    for your/its own sake
    um deiner/seiner selbst willen
    art for art's sake
    Kunst um ihrer selbst willen
    for the sake of a few pounds
    wegen ein paar Pfund
    for Christ's or God's or goodness' or Heaven's or [colloquial] Pete's etc. sake
    um Gottes od. Himmels willen
    for old times' sake
    um der schönen Erinnerung willen
    appearance 2 , → argument 2 , → convenience 2

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sake 2
British English: /ˈsɑːki/
, /ˈsakeɪ/
American English: /ˈsɑki/

noun

  • (drink)
    Sake, der

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