due for

Definition of due for

  1. :  needing, requiring, or expecting something to happen I'm due for a dentist's appointment. He will be due for another raise in June.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  owed or owing as a debt

    :  owed or owing as a natural or moral right

    :  according to accepted notions or procedures :  appropriate

  1. :  something due (see 1due) or owed: such as

    :  something that rightfully belongs to one

    :  a payment or obligation required by law or custom :  debt

  1. :  directly, exactly

    :  duly


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