Share this entry

Share this page

out for

Definition of out for in English:

Intent on having: he was out for a good time
More example sentences
  • The club was packed with high-spirited young holidaymakers out for a good time.
  • It finally dawned on me that she was just out for what she could get.
  • He insisted he was not out for revenge.
See parent entry: out

Definition of out for in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure