Definition For your sake

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Definition

for your sake: in the interests of your own health or happiness
idiom
You'd better have that money by Tuesday...for your sake.

for God's sake: for the love of God, for goodness' sake, please!
idiom
For God's sake! Stop asking me such stupid questions.

Examples

  • "I was in Vietnam for God's sake!"
  • "For god's sake, this is a civilised country!"
  • "Donna : Oh for God's sake Bethany, I can't bear it."
  • "Bruno : For god's sake Harold, we're in a Jacuzzi."
  • "Polly : Let's hope so, for your sake."

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