A habitual doer of; an enthusiast for: my father was a great one for buying gadgets
More example sentences
- My father wasn't a great one for books, although he read the newspaper carefully, listened to radio broadcasts of the news and sport, and encouraged me to read.
- He was a great one for talking to people and a very amusing character.
- I'm not a great one for e-mail campaigns and joining in protests, probably mostly because I'm just not a ‘joining’ sort of person, but I found that this horrific story just demands action.
Definition of a great one for in:
- The US English dictionary