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Synonyms for go for

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

    Synonyms:
    accommodate, practice, book, lend oneself, retain, hope, moderate, enforce, support, apply, hold back, harbour, defend, take hold, bind, deem, utilize, put on, arrest, guard, take, have, concord, employ, try for, check, make, take for, keep, defy, control, take to, harbor, utilise, throw, obligate, carry, give, adjudge, entertain, nurse, oblige, hold up, curb, hold, use, have got, restrain, declare, withstand, agree, hold in, accept, halt, contain, obtain, maintain, confine, concur, keep back, sustain, prevail, reserve, admit, implement, view as, fancy, consent, bear

  2. accept, consent, go for(verb)

    give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to

    "I cannot accept your invitation"; "I go for this resolution"

    Synonyms:
    admit, have, swallow, accept, take to, take on, hold, assume, live with, consent, fancy, hope, apply, take, take over, bear, try for

  3. hope, go for(verb)

    intend with some possibility of fulfilment

    "I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening"

    Synonyms:
    try for, hope, take to, fancy, consent, accept, apply, trust, desire, hold

  4. 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"

    Synonyms:
    visualise, visualize, figure, take to, hold, image, project, consent, fancy, accept, hope, see, envision, apply, picture, try for

  5. try for, go for(verb)

    make an attempt at achieving something

    "She tried for the Olympics"

    Synonyms:
    try for, take to, fancy, consent, accept, apply, hold, hope

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. go for

    Synonyms:
    pass for, be taken for, pass current for

  2. go for

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial U. S.] favor, support, be in favor of, GO IN FOR

How to pronounce go for?

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Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say go for in sign language?

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