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spoken foradjective [after verb]

uk   /ˈspəʊ.kən ˌfɔːr/ us   /ˈspoʊ.kən ˌfɔːr/
If something is spoken for, it is not available because someone has already bought or asked for it: Most of the best paintings in the exhibition were already spoken for.
old-fashioned If someone is spoken for, they are not available for a romantic relationship because they are already having one with someone else: Both girls were spoken for.
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