The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Forsake \For*sake"\, v. t. [imp. Forsook; p. p. Forsaken; p.
pr. & vb. n. Forsaking.] [AS. forsacan to oppose, refuse;
for- + sacan to contend, strive; akin to Goth. sakan. See
For-, and Sake.]
1. To quit or leave entirely; to desert; to abandon; to
depart or withdraw from; to leave; as, false friends and
flatterers forsake us in adversity.
If his children forsake my law, and walk not in my
judgments. --Ps. lxxxix.
2. To renounce; to reject; to refuse.
If you forsake the offer of their love. --Shak.
Syn: To abandon; quit; desert; fail; relinquish; give up;
renounce; reject. See Abandon.
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
50 Moby Thesaurus words for "forsaken":
abandoned, available, cast-off, castaway, defenseless, derelict,
deserted, desolate, discarded, disowned, disused, fatherless,
forlorn, free, friendless, godforsaken, helpless, homeless,
jettisoned, jilted, kithless, left, loveless, lovelorn, marooned,
motherless, open, outcast, outside the gates, outside the pale,
rejected, solitary, spurned, tenantless, unbeloved, uncherished,
uncouth, unfilled, unfriended, uninhabited, unloved, unmanned,
unoccupied, unpeopled, unpopulated, unstaffed, untaken, untenanted,