for heaven's sake
Definition of for heaven's sake
—used to make a statement or question more forceful or to express surprise, anger, etc. For heaven's sake, turn down that music!
Word by Word Definitions
: the expanse of space that seems to be over the earth like a dome : firmament
: the dwelling place of the Deity and the blessed dead
: a spiritual state of everlasting communion with God
: end, purpose
: the good, advantage, or enhancement of some entity (as an ideal)
: personal or social welfare, safety, or benefit
: a Japanese alcoholic beverage of fermented rice often served hot
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