that figures

that figures

That makes sense; that is as I expected or might have guessed. A: "Sally already broke up with that new boyfriend of hers." B: "Yeah, that figures. The dude looked like a total drug addict!" Fired from another job, huh? Well, that figures: you were showing up hungover most days of the week!
See also: figure, that

it/that ˈfigures

(informal) used to say that something was expected or seems logical: ‘We’re going to need new offices when the company expands next year.’ ‘That figures.’‘I think he killed her to get the insurance money.’ ‘That certainly figures.’
See also: figure, that
References in classic literature ?
That figure lived, and was clearly and unmistakably defined.
He found whole figures which represented a written word; but he never could manage to represent just the word he wanted--that word was "eternity"; and the Snow Queen had said, "If you can discover that figure, you shall be your own master, and I will make you a present of the whole world and a pair of new skates.