Definition of for example in English:

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for example

Used to introduce something chosen as a typical case: many, like Helen, for example, come from very poor backgrounds
More example sentences
  • An astonishing number of people already listen to radio via the net, for example.
  • There are so many variables, for example interest rates have an effect on demand.
  • This time last season, for example, Burnley hit a similar run of form having got off to a bad start.
Synonyms
for instance, e.g., by way of illustration, such as, as, like;
in particular, case in point, namely, viz., to wit
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