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Synonyms for go-for

Verb

1. apply, hold, go for, refer, pertain, relate, concern, come to, bear on, touch, touch on, have-to doe with
usage: be pertinent or relevant or applicable; "The same laws apply to you!"; "This theory holds for all irrational numbers"; "The same rules go for everyone"
2. accept, consent, go for, react, respond
usage: give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to; "I cannot accept your invitation"; "I go for this resolution"
3. hope, go for, plan, be after
usage: intend with some possibility of fulfilment; "I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening"
4. fancy, go for, take to, desire, want
usage: have a fancy or particular liking or desire for; "She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler's window"
5. try for, go for, compete, vie, contend
usage: make an attempt at achieving something; "She tried for the Olympics"
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