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forsake

US [fərˈseɪk]
UK [fə(r)ˈseɪk]
  • v.抛弃;摒弃
  • Web放弃;遗弃;舍弃
Past Tense:forsook  Past Participle:forsaken  Present Participle:forsaking  Simple Present:forsakes  
forsake
v.
1.
~ sb/sth (for sb/sth)
抛弃,遗弃,离开(尤指不履行责任)to leave sb/sth, especially when you have a responsibility to stay
He had made it clear to his wife that he would never forsake her.
他明确地向妻子说,永远不离开她。
2.
~ sth (for sb/sth)
摒弃,离开(尤指喜爱的事物)to stop doing sth, or leave sth, especially sth that you enjoy
She forsook the glamour of the city and went to live in the wilds of Scotland.
她抛开城市的绚烂,去苏格兰荒原居住。