for some/whatever reason

Definition of for some/whatever reason

  1. —used to say it isn't known why someone does something He is always late, for some/whatever reason.

Word by Word Definitions

someplay
  1. :  being an unknown, undetermined, or unspecified unit or thing

    :  being one, a part, or an unspecified number of something (such as a class or group) named or implied

    :  being of an unspecified amount or number

  1. :  one indeterminate quantity, portion, or number as distinguished from the rest

    :  an indefinite additional amount

  1. :  about

    :  in some degree :  somewhat

    :  to some degree or extent :  a little

whateverplay
  1. :  anything or everything that

    :  no matter what

    :  whatnot

  1. :  any … that :  all … that

    :  no matter what

reasonplay
  1. :  a statement offered in explanation or justification

    :  a rational ground or motive

    :  a sufficient ground of explanation or of logical defense

  1. :  to take part in conversation, discussion, or argument

    :  to talk with another so as to influence actions or opinions

    :  to use the faculty of reason so as to arrive at conclusions


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