Synonyms for sake

Synonyms for (noun) sake

Synonyms: sake, interest

Definition: a reason for wanting something done

Usage: for your sake; died for the sake of his country; in the interest of safety; in the common interest

Similar words: benefit, welfare

Definition: something that aids or promotes well-being

Usage: for the benefit of all


Synonyms: sake

Definition: the purpose of achieving or obtaining

Usage: for the sake of argument

Similar words: design, purpose, aim, intent, intention

Definition: an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions

Usage: his intent was to provide a new translation; good intentions are not enough; it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs; he made no secret of his designs


Synonyms: sake, saki, rice beer

Definition: Japanese alcoholic beverage made from fermented rice; usually served hot

Similar words: alcohol, alcoholic beverage, alcoholic drink, inebriant, intoxicant

Definition: a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent

Usage: alcohol (or drink) ruined him