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English definition of “sake”

sake

noun (HELP)    /seɪk/
for the sake of sb/for sb's sake B2 in order to help or bring advantage to someone: Please do it, for David's sake. Their parents only stayed together for the sake of the children . I hope for both our sakes that you're right !Helping and co-operating
(Definition of sake noun (HELP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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