go for it


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go for it

To put forth the necessary effort or energy to do or pursue something, especially in the face of any doubt or trepidation. Often used as words of encouragement. Sam: "I'm thinking of asking Dave out on a date, but what if he says no?" Mike: "Just go for it, dude! You'll never know unless you ask!" I knew I wouldn't win the marathon, but I still went for it with everything I had.

go for it

COMMON If you go for it, you make a big effort to achieve something or you decide to do something. When you set the right goals for yourself, you will feel ready and willing to go for it. Don't throw away your chances — just go for it!

go for it

strive to the utmost to gain or achieve something (often said as an exhortation). informal
2005 Dance Magazine Remember: ultimate success depends on being able to identify what is—and isn't—working in your life. Then go for it!

ˈgo for it

(spoken) used for encouraging somebody to try and achieve something that is difficult or considered difficult: Don’t listen to him, Jeannie, go for it! How will you ever know unless you try?