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Example: The neighbour's dog WENT FOR the postman and bit him.
Meaning: Be attracted to
Example: She tends to GO FOR guys like him.
Meaning: Choose, select
Example: I'll GO FOR the soup of the day, followed by the duck.
Meaning: Try to get
Example: The player WENT FOR the ball but missed.
Meaning: Have something favourable
Example: The play didn't have much GOING FOR IT and we left halfway through.
Meaning: Pass for or serve as
Example: It's a couch that also GOES FOR a bed.
Other Phrasal Verbs
We have 55 phrasal verbs with 'GO'