go for

Definitions of go for
  1. verb
    intend with some possibility of fulfilment
    synonyms: hope
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    be after, plan
    have the will and intention to carry out some action
  2. verb
    make an attempt at achieving something
    synonyms: try for
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    compete, contend, vie
    compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
  3. verb
    give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to
    “I go for this resolution”
    synonyms: accept, consent
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    balk, decline, refuse
    show unwillingness towards
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    consent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man
    consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something
    accept despite lack of complete satisfaction
    contract in
    consent in writing to pay money to a trade union for political use
    allow, countenance, let, permit
    consent to, give permission
    buckle, buckle under, give in, knuckle under, succumb, yield
    consent reluctantly
    take in charge, undertake
    accept as a charge
    abide, bear, brook, digest, endure, put up, stand, stick out, stomach, suffer, support, tolerate
    put up with something or somebody unpleasant
    grant a leave to
    allow to have or take
    agree to plead guilty in return for a lesser charge
    come to terms; arrive at an agreement
    allow, permit, tolerate
    allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting
    authorise, authorize, clear, pass
    grant authorization or clearance for
    accede, acquiesce, assent
    agree or express agreement
    accede, bow, defer, give in, submit
    yield to another's wish or opinion
    admit, include, let in
    allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of
    favor, favour, privilege
    bestow a privilege upon
    decriminalise, decriminalize, legalise, legalize, legitimate, legitimatise, legitimatize, legitimise, legitimize
    make legal
    allow without fear
    admit, allow in, intromit, let in
    allow to enter; grant entry to
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    react, respond
    show a response or a reaction to something
  4. verb
    be pertinent or relevant or applicable
    “The same rules go for everyone”
    synonyms: apply, hold
    apply, lend oneself
    be applicable to; as to an analysis
  5. verb
    have a fancy or particular liking or desire for
    synonyms: fancy, take to
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    desire, want
    feel or have a desire for; want strongly
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