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Related to forsaking: act of forsaking
tr.v. for·sook (-so͝ok′), for·sak·en (-sā′kən), for·sak·ing, for·sakes
1. To give up (something formerly held dear); renounce: forsook liquor.
2. To leave altogether; abandon: forsook Hollywood and returned to the legitimate stage.
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|Noun||1.||forsaking - the act of forsaking|
|2.||forsaking - the act of giving something up |
rejection - the act of rejecting something; "his proposals were met with rejection"
exposure - abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)
bolt - a sudden abandonment (as from a political party)
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