Definition: to abandon or leave
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): forgo, desert
Antonym(s): remain, stay
1. The old man decided to forsake his wife and run away with his young girlfriend.
2. Although I could run out the door and save my own life, I would not forsake my friend and leave him to die alone.
3. After Frank won ten million dollars in the lottery, he chose to forsake the job he hated.