Noun sake has 3 senses
  1. sake, interest - a reason for wanting something done; "for your sake"; "died for the sake of his country"; "in the interest of safety"; "in the common interest"
    --1 is a kind of benefit, welfare
    --1 has particulars: behalf
  2. sake, saki, rice beer - Japanese alcoholic beverage made from fermented rice; usually served hot
    --2 is a kind of alcohol, alcoholic beverage, intoxicant, inebriant
    --2 is a substance of rice
  3. sake - the purpose of achieving or obtaining; "for the sake of argument"
    --3 is a kind of
    purpose, intent, intention, aim, design