how's that for

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Definition of how's that for

informal
used for emphasis to describe someone or something one thinks is very impressive He won first prize! How's that for a guy who almost didn't enter the contest at all!They took care of everything for us. How's that for hospitality?

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“How's that for.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/how%27s%20that%20for. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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