Translation of "sake" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /seɪk/ us /seɪk/
for the sake of someone

in order to help or please someone

per amore di qualcuno
He asked her to stay for the sake of the children. Le ha chiesto di rimanere per via dei bambini.
for goodness/heaven’s sake!

something you say when you are angry about something

per amor del cielo!
For goodness sake, come here! Per amor del cielo, vieni qua!

(Translation of “sake” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)