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Definition of for Pete's sake

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Other terms relating to 'for':

Definitions include: taking a passive role.
Definitions include: return on one's money spent.
Definitions include: to be homosexual.
Definitions include: acronym for "best friend(s) for life".
Definitions include: a phrase used in reference to someone under the influence of opiates who keeps nodding off with their mouth open, as it resembles performing fellatio.
Definitions include: so compatible that even the known bugs of product A were replicated in the "bug-for-bug compatible" product B.
Definitions include: British expression meaning that the speaker doesn't want to do something.
Definitions include: to be excited about.
Definitions include: to vomit.
Definitions include: to vomit (noisily).
Definitions include: the person is going to be in trouble.
Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: fat.
Definitions include: able to handle or tolerate.
Definitions include: to perform varicose vein surgery.

Other terms relating to 'pete':

Definitions include: an exclamation of displeasure.
Definitions include: Short for Peter, commonly used to refer to safes, tills and cash boxes.
Definitions include: Pete Best was the Beatles drummer in the years just prior to their breakthrough in the record industry.

Other terms relating to 'sake':

Definitions include: acronym for "for fuck's sake."
Definitions include: general exclamation.
Definitions include: exclamation of anger.
Definitions include: variant of "for God's sake".
Definitions include: exclamation of anger or frustration.
Definitions include: exclamation of exasperation.
Definitions include: an exclamation of displeasure.

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