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  Words related to forsake

Related / Similar Words: abandon, desolate, desert

 

Definition:
  • leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch; "The mother deserted her children";

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    Hyponyms: expose, walk out, ditch, maroon, strand

     

    Derivational Morphology: desertion, abandonment, defection, deserter, apostate, renegade, turncoat, recreant, ratter, defector, forlornness, loneliness, desolation, forsaking, giving up

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 放棄   Dutch: verzaken  
    Finnish: hylätä   French: abandonner  
    German: aufgeben   Greek: εγκαταλείπω  
    Indonesian: telantar   Italian: abbandonare  
    Japanese: 見捨てる   Norwegian: forlate  
    Portuguese: abandonar   Spanish: abandonar  
     
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