sake Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “sake” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "sake" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations


uk   us   /seɪk/

sake noun (HELP)

for the sake of sb/for sb's sake
More examples
B2 in ​order to ​help or ​bringadvantage 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!

sake noun (REASON)

for the sake of sth/for sth's sake because of, or for the ​purpose of something: Let's not ​disagree for the sake of (= because of) a few ​dollars. Let's say, just for the sake of ​argument/for argument's sake (= for the ​purpose of this ​discussion), that ​pricesrise by three ​percent this ​year. You're only ​arguing for the sake of ​arguing (= because you like ​arguing).

sake noun (EMPHASIS)

for goodness', God's, Pete's, heaven's, etc. sake used to ​emphasizerequests or ​orders when you are ​angry or have ​lostpatience: For ​goodness' sake don't ​let her ​know I told you!

sakenoun [C or U]

(also saki) uk   us   /ˈsɑː.ki/
a ​Japanesealcoholicdrink made from ​rice and usually ​drunkwarm
(Definition of sake from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "sake" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations


 us   /seɪk/

sake noun (ADVANTAGE)

[C] an ​advantage or ​benefit: For his sake, I ​hope he has some ​protection. She ​tried to ​lookhealthy, for her husband’s sake.

sake noun (PURPOSE)

[U] purpose or ​reason: He is ​unwilling to ​oppose it just for the sake of ​opposing.
(Definition of sake from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de sake
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“sake” in American English

Palabra del día


a natural ability or skill

Palabra del día

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Aprende más 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Aprende más