spring for

Definition of spring for

US, informal
:to pay for (something) :to spend money on (something)
  • She refuses to spring for a new coat.
  • I'll spring for dinner.

Word by Word Definitions

spring play
  1. : dart, shoot

  2. : to be resilient or elastic

  3. : to become warped

  1. : a source of supply

  2. : an ultimate source especially of action or motion

  3. : spring tide

  1. : to fit with springs


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