To forsake another person is to leave them entirely, usually in a moment of need. One way to remember the meaning of this verb — to abandon or desert — is. abandon or leave Meaning, pronunciation, example sentences, and more from Oxford Dictionaries. abandoned or deserted Meaning, pronunciation, example sentences, and more from Oxford Dictionaries. 'a journey into forgotten and forsaken places'.
My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me? Eloi, Eloi, Lama Sabachthani Matthew 27:46, Psalm 22
Forsaken meaning - the 1920s