for you

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of for you

informal
used to say that someone has done something that is typical or expected
  • He's already forgotten he was hurt—that's a child for you.
often used to show disapproval
  • The mayor never responded to our complaints—that's city government for you!

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. : the one or ones being addressed — compare thee, thou, ye, your, yours

  2. : one


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