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English definition of “for”

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preposition (BECAUSE OF)   /fɔr, fər/
because of; as a result of (doing something): She was stopped for speeding. The things we do for love! For some reason, she isn’t interested in going out at all tonight. Certain Chicago restaurants are famous for their deep-dish pizza.
(Definition of for preposition (BECAUSE OF) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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