Definitions and translations for "go for"

Definition of go for

Pronunciation
Verb
1. For
I'll go for some milk.
If John goes for three days without sleep, he will be very tired.
My wife hates football, and that goes for me as well.
I'll go for a swim if it's warm enough.
I need to go for a checkup at the clinic.
Tickets are going for upwards of $100.
2. To try for, to attempt to reach.
I'll go for the world record.
Go for it!
3. To undertake (an action).
His phone was off so I couldn't ask his permission, so I decided to just go for it.
4. To attack.
Careful, he'll go for your throat!
5. To develop a strong interest in, especially in a sudden manner; to be infatuated with.
Clyde took one look at Bonnie and really went for her.
6. To favor, accept.
Management won't go for such a risky project now.
"Do you want to climb the mountain with me?" ― "Yeah, I could go for that."
7. To apply equally to.
Stop taking my food from the fridge! That goes for you too, Nick!
What I'm about to say goes for all of you.
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English - English - go for

Pronunciation
try to obtain, try to attain, attempt, set about

English - Spanish - go for

Pronunciation
Ir a buscar; Meterse con; Entusiasmarse por

English - French - go for

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essayer d'obtenir

English - German - go for

Pronunciation
losgehen auf

English - Indonesian - go for

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v. mengejar, menyerbu, tertarik kpd, dijual

English - Italian - go for

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restare, avanzare

English - Polish - go for

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v. zaatakować

English - Romanian - go for

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v. duce: se duce după, merge să caute, urmări, intra în, ataca, preţui

English - Russian - go for

Pronunciation
г. идти за, стремиться к, быть принятым за, иметь цену, обрушиться на, направляться, стоить цену, наброситься на

English - Turkish - go for

Pronunciation
çabalamak, gayret etmek, bulmak, çıkmak, gezmeye çıkmak, geçerli olmak, sataşmak, dil uzatmak, takdir etmek

English - Ukrainian - go for

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v. накинутися, замінити, захоплюватися, простувати

English - Dutch - go for

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proberen te bereiken

English - Greek - go for

Pronunciation
πάω να φέρω, ρίχνομαι εναντίον

English - Arabic - go for

Pronunciation
آزر

English - Chinese - go for

Pronunciation
抨击; 想得到; 对...适用

English - Chinese - go for

Pronunciation
抨擊; 想得到; 對...適用

English - Hindi - go for

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v. कोशिश करना, प्रयत्न करना, चाहना, झपटना, टूट पड़ना, हमला करना

English - Japanese - go for

Pronunciation
取りに行く; …しに行く; …で売れる; 攻撃する

English - Korean - go for

Pronunciation
...을 가지러 가다, ...을 부르러 가다, ...을 구하러 가다, ...을 얻으려고 노력하다, ...을 지지하다, ...로서 통하다, ...로서 통용되다, ...에 적용되다
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Synonyms for go for
go after: get, retrieve, obtain, bring, carry, lug, fetch