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forsakeverb [ T ]

us /fərˈseɪk, fɔr-/ past tense forsook /fərˈsʊk, fɔr-/ , past participle forsaken /fərˈseɪ·kən, fɔr-/ fml

to leave forever or to give up completely:

I thought she might forsake ballet in favor of Irish dancing.

(Definition of “forsake” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)