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forsaken

[ fawr-sey-kuhn ]
/ fɔrˈseɪ kən /
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verb
past participle of forsake.
adjective
deserted; abandoned; forlorn: an old, forsaken farmhouse.
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OTHER WORDS FROM forsaken

for·sak·en·ly, adverbfor·sak·en·ness, nounself-for·sak·en, adjectiveun·for·sak·en, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for forsaken

forsaken
/ (fəˈseɪkən) /

verb
the past participle of forsake
adjective
completely deserted or helpless; abandoned

Derived forms of forsaken

forsakenly, adverbforsakenness, noun
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