toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
to abandon or give up on — such as someone who needs you, or an idea, or a place
  • Canon Mackie read heavily from Matthew: how they mocked Jesus, how they spit on him, how he cried, "My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?"
    p. 283.1

There are no more uses of "forsake" in A Prayer for Owen Meany.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®