Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb For that.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • For this or for that; for it: as, the building and so much land as shall be necessary therefor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb For that, or this; for it.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb obsolete Therefore, for that or this reason or cause.
  • adverb For or in return for that.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb (in formal usage, especially legal usage) for that or for it

Etymologies

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there (“that”) +‎ for

Examples

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  • There for the grace of God go I.

    November 23, 2009