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Turkish translation of “forsake”

forsake

verb [T]
 
 
/fəˈseɪk/ (past tense forsook, past participle forsaken) formal
LEAVE to leave someone, especially when they need you
bırakıp gitmek, terketmek, yüzüstü bırakmak
He felt he couldn't forsake her when she was so ill.Ending relationships and divorce
STOP to stop doing or having something
...den/dan vazgeçmek, terketmek; yapmaktan/sahip olmaktan vazgeçmek
He decided to forsake politics for journalism.Stop having or doing something
(Definition of forsake from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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