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English definition of “go for sth”

go for sth

phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ verb (going, went, gone)
to try to have or achieve something: The President said that he wouldn't go for such a plan if it meant he had to cut Medicare .
if something goes for a certain amount of money , it is sold for that amount : Cheap bottles of vodka that go for less than $2 apiece .
(Definition of go for sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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