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forsake
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
to abandon or give up on — such as someone who needs you, or an idea, or a place
  • For all I may be forsaking, he's giving up a good deal more: the possibility of having more wives than one, for instance.
    Book 5 — Exodus (15% in)

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