how's that for

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

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?

Word by Word Definitions

how play
  1. : in what manner or way

  2. : for what reason : why

  3. : with what meaning : to what effect

  1. : the way or manner in which

  2. : that

  3. : however, as

  1. : a question about manner or method

  2. : manner, method


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