Translation of "sake" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /seɪk/ us
for the sake of sth

B2 for this reason or purpose

uğruna; ...için; ...sun diye
For the sake of convenience, they combined the two departments.
for the sake of sb

B2 in order to help or please someone

uğruna, hatırına; mutlu olsun diye
He begged her to stay for the sake of the children.
for God's/goodness/heaven's, etc sake

something you say when you are angry about something

Allah aşkına!', 'Allah'ını seversen!'
For heaven's sake, stop moaning!

(Translation of “sake” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)