meant for (someone)


: perfectly suited for (someone)
You were meant for me and I was meant for you.
I'm not surprised that they have such a happy marriage. I always knew that they were meant for each other.

Examples of meant for (someone) in a Sentence

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“Meant for (someone).” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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