Betekenis van:

to forsake
  • (van personen) niet meer blijven bij
  • leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch





  1. I won't forsake you.
  2. Don't forsake me!
  3. I can't forsake a friend in trouble.
  4. We made a bargain that we wouldn't forsake each other.
  5. He could not forsake his friend in trouble.
  6. He who seeks a flawless horse or flawless wife, may rest assured that even if his work he did forsake, nor bed nor stable would he ever fill.
  7. He who seeketh horse or wife without flaws, may forsake his work and bear in mind that bed and stable forever empty he will keep.
  8. No boast the tyrant's scorn shall make - how friend to friend can faith forsake. But from the double death shall know, that truth and love yet live below!