for example, for instance, e.g.(adverb)
as an example
"take ribbon snakes, for example"
as an example
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'for instance' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1452
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'for instance' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1316
The numerical value of for instance in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of for instance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
I cannot call to mind a single instance where I have ever been irreverent, except toward the things which were sacred to other people.
The cooperation of our people was very noticeable, we did not see, for instance, price increases, hoarding and looting of shops and petrol stations.
It may not be covered, or well covered, by insurance, if the child is funded through public aid, for instance, there may not be providers in the area that will dispense hearing aids.
the repetitive use of a switch in this instance is the functional equivalent of a weapon, particularly in the hands of someone with the strength of an accomplished professional athlete.
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