What does for instance mean?

Definitions for for instance

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word for instance.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. for example, for instance, e.g.(adverb)

    as an example

    "take ribbon snakes, for example"

Wiktionary

  1. for instance(Adverb)

    as an example

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'for instance' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1452

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'for instance' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1316

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of for instance in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of for instance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Franklin P. Jones:

    You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.

  2. Mark Twain:

    I cannot call to mind a single instance where I have ever been irreverent, except toward the things which were sacred to other people.

  3. Manuel Roxas:

    The cooperation of our people was very noticeable, we did not see, for instance, price increases, hoarding and looting of shops and petrol stations.

  4. Nancy Young:

    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.

  5. The NFL players union:

    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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