Definitions for go for
apply, hold, go for(verb)
be pertinent or relevant or applicable
"The same laws apply to you!"; "This theory holds for all irrational numbers"; "The same rules go for everyone"
accept, consent, go for(verb)
give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to
"I cannot accept your invitation"; "I go for this resolution"
hope, go for(verb)
intend with some possibility of fulfilment
"I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening"
fancy, go for, take to(verb)
have a fancy or particular liking or desire for
"She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler's window"
try for, go for(verb)
make an attempt at achieving something
"She tried for the Olympics"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to put effort into achieving
I decided to go for the job.; The team is really going for it tonight.
used to encourage sb
Go for it - I know you can do it!
to be sold for a particular amount
a painting going for $3 million
to attack sb
Then one of the dogs went for him.
to apply to
No more candy - and that goes for you too, Annie!
to like or choose
I don't usually go for skinny women.
To try for, to attempt to reach.
To undertake (an action).
To develop a strong interest in, especially in a sudden manner; to be infatuated with.
To favor, accept.
To apply equally to.
To go somewhere in order to do or to experience.
To cost (a stated price).
To endure, sustain, or spend (time).
Translations for go for
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to attack physically or in words
The two dogs went for each other as soon as they met.
- يُهاجِمُ جَسديّاArabic
- atirar-se aPortuguese (BR)
- jít po (kom)Czech
- losgehen aufGerman
- gå løs på; kaste sig overDanish
- ρίχνομαι σε κπ., επιτίθεμαιGreek
- tirarse sobre, atacarSpanish
- kallale kippumaEstonian
- حمله کردن بهFarsi
- se jeter surFrench
- आक्रमण करनाHindi
- ráðast áIcelandic
- scagliarsi contro, attaccareItalian
- uzbrukt; uzkluptLatvian
- te lijf gaanDutch
- kaste seg over, gå løs påNorwegian
- rzucić się naPolish
- حمله کردن بهPersian
- برېدكول پهPashto
- atirar-se aPortuguese
- a ataca; a se năpusti asupraRomanian
- zaútočiť naSlovak
- gå lös på, ge sig påSwedish
- 人身或言語攻擊Chinese (Trad.)
- جسمانی طور پر یا الفاظ سے حملہ کرناUrdu
- tấn côngVietnamese
- 攻击Chinese (Simp.)
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